ADFIAP Institute re-launches Credentialing Programme

The ADFIAP Institute is pleased to announce that the ADFIAP Career Credentialing Programme now offers the Certified Development Bank Associate (CDBA) and Certified Development Bank Executive (CDBE) credentials to development bank professionals and young professionals working in any financial institutions. 

ADFIAP Institute (AI), formerly the Institute of Development Finance, is the professional training arm of the Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP). It collaborates with academic partners from around the world, including the London Institute of Business and Technology (LIBT). For more information contact [email protected] 


CDBE Certification Course Outline

Level 1: Certified Development Bank Associate

Duration: 2-weeks

Method: Face-to-face, hybrid, online distance learning


  • Principles and Practices in Development Banking
  • Regional Development and Trends
  • Financial and Economic Appraisal
  • Digital Transformation and Innovation 
  • Cryptocurrencies, blockchain and its impact in the banking sector
  • Case studies and group practical exercises

Level 2: Certified Development Bank Executive 

Duration: 1-week

Method: Face-to-face, hybrid, online distance learning


  • Strategic Leadership and Management in Development Finance
  • Corporate Governance in Development Finance
  • Research Methods in Development Finance
  • Project Identification, Management & Planning
  • Business Innovation and New Product Development
  • Open Finance Technology in Banking
  • Case Studies and Group Practical Exercises
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