The 2018 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group will be held on May 21-25, 2018 in Busan, Korea. Find out more
The main objective of the African Economic Conference is to provide a platform for experts on Africa, both within and outside the continent, to reflect and dialogue on new directions for growth policy on the continent in order to determine the best approaches to attain the Millennium Development Goals, achieve the objectives of NEPAD and accelerate Africa’s sustainable development.
The specific objectives of the Sixth African Economic Conference are:
With these objectives, the African Economic Conference has remained true to its tradition of being the major forum for development practitioners, eminent scholars and experts in economics and ancillary subjects to dialogue and exchange knowledge as well as search for solutions on the numerous challenges confronting the African continent. It also assists the policy formulation efforts on the continent as well as providing better intervention in sectors critical to the promotion of growth and better living standards for the people of Africa.