AfDB organizes in Tunis the 3rd edition of African Economic Conference
Tunis, October 22, 2008 –The African Development Bank (AfDB) will be organizing, from November 12-14, 2008, in Tunis (Ramada hotel), the 3rd edition of the African Economic Conference.
This high level event, organized annually with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, aims at providing a forum for the exchange of ideas among economists and policy-makers with a view to improve access to information and research on African economic issues.
The theme of the 2008 AEC is: ‘Globalization, Institutions and Economic Development of Africa’. About 400 participants, from across the globe, drawn from governments, the academia, the private sector and non-governmental organizations, are expected to attend the Conference.
The complete conference program can be viewed at: www.afdb.org/aec. Those (including the media) interested in the event should register at the above address.