Opening ceremony

8:30– 8:40

Auditorium Welcoming Remarks Solomon Asamoah - Vice President, OIVP, African Development Bank

8:40 – 8:55

Auditorium Welcoming Note Gaoussou Touré  - Minister of Transport  - Côte d’Ivoire  

8:55 – 9:10

Auditorium Opening Address Dr. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina - President, African Development Bank

9:10 –09:30

Auditorium Keynote Speech Mamadou Hachim Koumaré - Ministre de l’Équipement, du Transports et du Désenclavement -  Mali

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High transport costs add 75% to the price of African goods.

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Since 2008 the Bank has helped to build and rehabilitate 25,000 kilometres of main roads and feeder roads, benefiting more than 10 million people.

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Conference venue

Immeuble CCIA, Plateau  -  Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire