Funding had been agreed for it, but the worsening political situation in the country following the 2000 presidential election and the ensuing civil war meant that it remained on hold until August last year, when a funding deal was eventually agreed between a group of development finance bodies including the African Development Bank, Ecowas Bank for Investment and Development, the Dutch Development Bank and the West African Development Bank.
What does WAD stand for?
WAD stands for West African Development
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9781598741049 Intimate colonialism; head, heart, and body in West African development work.
SPCAR was set up by West African development banks, private investors and the Central Bank of West African States.
Air Afrique is jointly owned by 11 African states, the US freight handler DHL and the West African Development Bank (BOAD), as well as a bevy of smaller shareholders.