Source: The World Bank Group |

A People-Centric and Green Transformation Can Help Reshape Gabon’s Economic Trajectory: World Bank Reports

The authors analyze the country’s agriculture sector and provide recommendations on how Gabon could boost regional food trade as a new driver of food security and regional integration

Gabon can boost new sectors in the green economy to promote sustainable and resilient growth for all its people in the years to come, conclude two new World Bank reports published today. A transition to a greener, less resource-dependent economy would require ambitious reforms to open up new drivers of…

Source: U.S. Embassy in Gabon |

U.S. Chargée d’affaires Ellen Thorburn welcomes the Gabonese Association of Teachers of English

The teachers gathered for their annual convention to review current English teaching methods and to elect new leadership

U.S. Chargée d’affaires Ellen Thorburn welcomed the Gabonese Association of Teachers of English (GATE) to the Libreville American Corner. The teachers gathered for their annual convention to review current English teaching methods and to elect new leadership. Chargée Thorburn expressed her strong support for English language education in Gabon, and…

Source: Ministry of External Affairs - Government of India |

India-Gabon Foreign Office Consultations

Both sides carried out a comprehensive review of the existing bilateral relations, including strengthening of cooperation in trade and economic relations

India and Gabon held the first Foreign Office Consultations in New Delhi on 22 November 2022. The Indian side was led by Shri Sevala Naik Mude, Joint Secretary (Central & West Africa Division), Ministry of External Affairs. The Gabonese side was led by H.E. Mr. Guy Gerard Nkolo, Ambassador, Director General…

Source: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation |

United Arab Emirates (UAE) delegation attends fifth day of meetings on sidelines of 77th Session of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA)

Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State, participated in a ministerial-level meeting organised by the United States with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, and Yemen

The UAE delegation attended the fifth day of high-level meetings on the sidelines of the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. Today, Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State, participated in a ministerial-level meeting organised by the United States with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Egypt, Iraq,…

Source: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation |

United Arab Emirates: His Excellency Sheikh Shakhboot bin Nahyan Al Nahyan meets President of Gabon

His Excellency President Ondimba praised the strong relations between the two countries and cooperation at all levels

His Excellency Sheikh Shakhboot bin Nahyan Al Nahyan, Minister of State, met with His Excellency Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Republic of Gabon. During the meeting, His Excellency Sheikh Shakhboot bin Nahyan conveyed to His Excellency President Ondimba the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al…

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    • H.E. Vincent de Paul Massassa, Minister of Oil, Gas, Hydrocarbons and Mines, Republic of Gabon (Image Source: Global Business Reports)
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His Excellency Vincent de Paul Massassa to Push Upstream, Midstream and Downstream Investments in Gabon During African Energy Week (AEW) 2022

A high-level delegation from Gabon will attend and participate at African Energy Week 2022, promoting investment opportunities across the country’s entire oil and gas value chain

With Africa targeting optimal exploration, development and utilization of its vast oil and gas resources to drive socioeconomic development, this year’s edition of the African Energy Week (AEW) (www.AECWeek.com) conference and exhibition – Africa’s premier event for the oil and gas sector – which will take place from October 18-21…

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    • Gabon President Ali Bongo Ondimba (center) and other delegates at the opening of Africa Climate Week in Libreville.
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2022 Africa Climate Week: Experts Discuss Africa’s Needs and Priorities Ahead of Conference of Parties 27 (COP27)

More than 1200 delegates attended the event, which opened in Libreville, Gabon on Monday, 29 August

Amid a call for urgent action to safeguard the continent from climate change, Gabon’s President Ali Bongo Ondimba opened the 2022 Africa Climate Week by highlighting his country’s efforts to boost climate action and calling for continuous collective efforts. “For more than ten years, we have intensified our efforts to…

Source: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation |

United Arab Emirates (UAE) leaders congratulate Gabonese President on Independence Day

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has also dispatched similar congratulatory messages to the President of Gabon

President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of Gabon, on the occasion of his country's Independence Day, observed on 17th August. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has also…

Source: Kingdom of Morocco - Ministry of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccan Expatriates |

HM The King Congratulates President of the Gabonese Republic on his Country's National Day

In this message, HM the King expresses, in His personal name and on behalf of the Moroccan people, his best wishes of happiness to Mr. Ali Bongo and prosperity to the Gabonese people

HM King Mohammed VI sent a congratulatory message to the President of the Gabonese Republic, Ali Bongo Ondimba, on the occasion of his country's national day. In this message, HM the King expresses, in His personal name and on behalf of the Moroccan people, his best wishes of happiness to…

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    • From left to right, Nourredine Dia Kane, Country Manager of the Bank in Gabon; Ms. Mbou Nicole Jeanine Lydie Roboty, Minister of Economy and Recovery for Gabon; Solomone Koné, Deputy Managing Director of the Bank for Central Africa and Ms. Martine Mabiala, Advisor to the Minister of Economy and Recovery
    • Nourredine Dia Kane, Country Manager of the Bank in Gabon
    • Solomone Koné, Deputy Managing Director of the African Development Bank Group for Central Africa
    • The participants, who came from several ministerial departments of Gabon and the African Development Bank, assessed the Country Strategy Paper, which is coming to an end, and the programming for the next five years contained in the Gabon Country Strategy 2023-2027.
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Gabon: African Development Bank and Government Discuss Partnership and Development Priorities for 2023-2027

The consultations highlighted Gabon's economic opportunities

The African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org ) and the Gabonese government held national consultations from 20-23 June, on the Country Diagnostic Note and the 2016-2022 Country Strategy Paper. Discussions were held between a delegation led by Bank Country Manager for Gabon, Nouridine Kane Dia, and a government delegation headed by…