Partnership Framework Agreement between the Asian Development Bank and Agence Française de Développement (2010-2016)

Institutional Document | March 2010

This document gives a summary of the discussions held between the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) regarding their cooperation in sovereign (including sub-sovereign) and non-sovereign (including private sector) operations, encompassing climate change, infrastructure development, global public goods, and research and capacity development.

The ADB and AFD shall build operational cooperation by engaging in joint technical assistance and/or projects/programs, promoting joint research, enhancing knowledge sharing, continuing the staff exchange program, and improving policy dialogue at the country level.


  • Introduction
  • The Cooperation Framework between ADB and AFD
  • Partnership Management and Implementation
  • Governance
  • Appendixes

Additional Details

  • ADB administration and governance
  • Capacity development
  • Climate change
  • Regional cooperation and integration

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