The 2019 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group will be held from 11-14 June 2019, in Malabo, Republic of Equatorial Guinea. Find out more
One hundred and sixty corporate, commercial and industry achievers from Libya are receiving specialized leadership and management training in the public and private sector and civil society, organized by Tamayoz, an initiative designed to strengthen leadership capacity at management decision-making levels.
The 2012 Climate Investment Funds (CIF) Partnership Forum will take place in Istanbul, Turkey on November 6-7, 2012. The Forum, a global gathering of CIF’s diverse stakeholders, will offer plenary and parallel sessions to explore ways to maximize CIF’s effectiveness. At the Forum, the AfDB will lead a session on “Enabling Environment as an Engine for Private Sector Contribution to Sustainable Development” on November 6 from 2:00-4:00 pm.
The Annual Meetings of the World Bank and the IMF are taking place in Istanbul, Turkey, against the backdrop of a global financial crisis. “The crisis is far from over,” many economists underscored in various seminars held within the framework of the Annual Meetings. “The direct victims of this crisis who are in low-income countries, especially in Africa, should not be forgotten,” IMF Managing Director, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, said. The most optimistic participants in Istanbul are talking of “an end to the recession.”