Plenary Session 5: Stakeholders’ Perspectives in addressing poverty and inequality in Africa


Moderator : Ebrima Faal, Director, Office of the First Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, AfDB

  • Albert Yuma Mulimbi, President, Federation of Enterprises of Congo
  • Prof. Benoit Chervalier, Professor at Columbia and Sciences Po, Paris
  • Prof. Jean Baptiste Ntagoma, University of Bukavu, Senior Advisor of the Prime Minister in Charge of Strategy and Prospective
  • Coumba Mar Gadio, UN Resident Coordinator, Equatorial Guinea

Rapporteur : Colleen Zamba, UNDP; Charlotte Karagueuzian, AfDB, Abbi Kedir, ECA

"Africa can no longer be content with simply managing poverty. For our future and the future of our children, we must eliminate it." - Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB President

Conference Venue

African Union Building and Government Hotel, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

AEC Partners