Round-Table: The way forward to transforming Africa’s agriculture

Room: Congress Hall

Moderator: Wole Famurewa, Journalist, CNBC Africa

  • Eric Maskin, Nobel laureate and Professor, Harvard University, USA
  • H.E. Audu Innocent Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Nigeria
  • Akinwumi Adesina, President, African Development Bank (AfDB)
  • Abdalla Hamdok, Acting Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)
  • Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, UN Assistant Secretary General and Director, Regional Bureau for Africa, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

RapporteurAdeleke Salami, AfDB, Kitty Persson, ECA, William Davis, ECA

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AEC 2016 : Round-Table : The way forward to transforming Africa’s agriculture, 05 December 2016

“Our goal is clear: achieve food self-sufficiency for Africa in ten years, eliminate malnutrition and hunger and move Africa to the top of agricultural value chains.” – Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB President

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