Development Bank of Southern Africa


Its vision is based on a prosperous and integrated resource efficient region, progressively free of poverty and dependency.

Its mission is to advance the development impact in the region by expanding access to development finance and effectively integrating and implementing sustainable development solutions to:

  • Improve the quality of life of people through the development of social infrastructure
  • Support economic growth through the investment in economic infrastructure
  • Support regional integration
  • Promote sustainable use of scarce resource

The DBSA has refined its strategic objectives to support its transformation journey and have defined the following three key strategic objectives:

  • Sustained growth in developmental impact: Grow each of our businesses aggressively to maximise developmental impact.
  • Integrated infrastructure solutions provider: Provide integrated infrastructure solutions, across the value chain and be the partner of choice for infrastructure solutions.
  • Financial sustainability: Maintain profitability and operational efficiency to enable growth in equity and fund developmental activities.

More information: http://www.dbsa.org.

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