“The future belongs to Africa”: 5th Africa CEO Forum opens in Geneva

"We must shape a better future for Africa's youth," said Pierre Guislain, AfDB Vice-President, Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialization, during the opening ceremony of the 5th Africa CEO Forum in Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday. “Africa has a young and growing workforce, which will increase from about 617 million today to 1.6 billion in 2060. If we harness these potentials and get people working productively, Africa will be unstoppable," he said.

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