Plenary session 5: Lessons on Agro-Allied Industrialization from Country Experiences [AfDB]

Room: Lagos / Osun Meeting Room
Moderator: Paul S. Amaza, Professor, University of Jos, Nigeria

Keynote address:
Xiaobo Zhang, Professor, China Center for Economic Research at Pekin University

  • H.E. Henri Eyebe Ayissi, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Cameroon
  • H.E. Charles N. McClain, Deputy Minister for Planning and Development, Ministry of Agriculture, Liberia
  • Cho Gyoung-Rae, Secretary General of the Korea-Africa Good and Agriculture Cooperation Initiative (KAFACI).
  • Ayodeji Balogun, Country Manager AFEX Commodities Exchange Limited, Nigeria

Rapporteur: Zerihun Gudeta Alemu, AfDB

Guidelines for the deliberations

Download presentation: H.E. Charles N. McClain

Download presentation: Xiaobo Zhang

AEC 2016 : Plenary session 5: Lessons on Agro-Allied Industrialization from Country Experiences (AfDB), 07 Decembre 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

Conference Venue


AEC Partners

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa logo