Special Event B: Launch of the “MDG Report 2015: Assessing progress in Africa towards the Millennium Development Goals"
Chair : Dr. Anthony Maruping, Commissioner for Economic Affairs, African Union Commission
Presentation of Report followed by interactive discussion:
7 minute intervention by each institution presenting key issues from the report as follows: MDG progress (UNDP); Lessons learned (ECA), Informing Agenda 2063 (AU), Financing and Infrastructure (AfDB).
- Key message from the Report, Eunice Kamwendo, Strategic Advisor, UNDP
- Lessons for the SDGs, Takyiwaa Manuh, Director, Social Development Policy Division
- Financing the SDGs, Issa Faye, Manager of the Research Division, African Development Bank
Rapporteurs : AUC, Bartholomew Armah, ECA, Linguere Mbaye, AfDB and Osten Chulu, UNDP