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Session 3.2: Intergenerational Poverty and Inequality in Africa

Chair : Sylvain Maliko, Resident Representative for AfDB in DRC

Paper Presenters

  • Health Interventions and Child Health in Sub-Saharan Africa:  Accessing the impact of the Millennium Development Goal, Oluwatomisin M. Ogundipe; Olurinola Isaiah; Ogundipe A. Adeyemi
  • Impact of School Resources on Educational Outcomes: Evidence from school dry cereals in Burkina Faso, Nikiema Rita
  • Household Income inequality in Ghana: a decomposition analysis, Jacob Novignon and Genevieve Aryeetey
  • Small Area Estimation of Poverty in Ethiopia, Yegnanew A. Shiferaw

Discussants : Abbi Kedir, Economic Affairs Officer, ECA, UNDP; Frederick Mugisha, UNDP

"Africa can no longer be content with simply managing poverty. For our future and the future of our children, we must eliminate it." - Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB President

Conference Venue

African Union Building and Government Hotel, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

AEC Partners