Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (ABEDA)

Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (ABEDA)

note- also known as Banque Arabe de Developpement Economique en Afrique (BADEA)
Established- 18 February 1974; effective - 16 September 1974
Aim- to promote economic development
Members- (17 plus the Palestine Liberation Organization) Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, UAE, Palestine Liberation Organization; note - these are all the members of the Arab League excluding Comoros, Djibouti, Somalia, Yemen