The 2017 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group will be held on May 22-26, 2017 in Ahmedabad, India. The Annual Meetings are the Bank’s largest annual event and serve to raise the profile of the institution on the global stage. Find out more

Plenary Session 5: Stakeholders’ Perspectives in addressing poverty and inequality in Africa

 

Moderator : Ebrima Faal, Director, Office of the First Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, AfDB

  • Albert Yuma Mulimbi, President, Federation of Enterprises of Congo
  • Prof. Benoit Chervalier, Professor at Columbia and Sciences Po, Paris
  • Prof. Jean Baptiste Ntagoma, University of Bukavu, Senior Advisor of the Prime Minister in Charge of Strategy and Prospective
  • Coumba Mar Gadio, UN Resident Coordinator, Equatorial Guinea

Rapporteur : Colleen Zamba, UNDP; Charlotte Karagueuzian, AfDB, Abbi Kedir, ECA

"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