Session 2.3: Policy Options for Addressing Poverty and inequality in Africa

 

Chair Ayodele Odusola, Chief Economist, UNDP Africa
 
Paper Presenters :

  • Democracy and Human Poverty Nexus: The African Experience, Atif Awad and Ishak Youssof
  • The Quest for Pro-poor and Inclusive Growth: The Role of Governance, Djeneba Doumbia
  • Livelihood Strategies and Household Resilience to Food Insecurity:The Case of Niger  Djogbenou, Ruben

Discussants : Jean Marie Vianney Dabiré, AfDB and Bartholamew Armah, 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