The US$15 million loan agreement was signed by OFID
Director-General Suleiman J Al-Herbish and Patrick Anthony Chinamasa, Minister of Finance and Economic Development of Zimbabwe.
supported the production of the Report with a grant that also helped fund the participation of 30 delegates from developing countries at the 2017 IWA Development Congress and Exhibition.
Under the agreements, he said, the money coming from the OFID
will be apportioned into $30 million of loan as additional funding for the construction of Lebukhali Bridge over the Payra River and $30 million to be used to meet an extra cost of SASEC Road Connectivity Project.
recognised, like many others, that energy poverty is part and parcel of poverty itself.
is one of many donors responding to this appeal.
is a development fund active in more than 130 developing countries around the world, provided their commitment to abide with international laws and regulations.
To date, OFID
has approved over $68 million for ten public sector projects.
In his own statement to the council, OFID
director-general Suleiman Al Herbish highlighted the OFID
's rising influence in the global development arena.
Since 1976, the total development aid to Yemen reached US$280 million, financing 21 projects in various economic sectors", the OFID
Petrus Du Pisani Organising Committee chairman said this OFID
sponsorship allows experts from the Southern African region and abroad to come and share knowledge.
Sudan and OFID
have reportedly been partners since 1976.
Chairman of the Ministerial Council of the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID
), HE Mr Yousef Hussain Kamal, today awarded Malala Yousafzai with the 2013 OFID
Annual Award for Development in appreciation of her fearless struggle to uphold the right of girls and women in the Swat Valley of Pakistan to receive an education.