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African Economic Conference 2016


Hosted by:
African Development Bank, UN Economic Commission for Africa, and the UN Development Programme

Jointly organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the African Economic Conference (AEC) major theme is: “Feeding Africa: Towards Agro-Allied Industrialization for Inclusive Growth". The AEC 2016 will provide an opportunity to discuss Africa’s agricultural transformation by presenting the latest empirical evidence on how to leverage agro-industrialization for feeding Africa and promoting inclusive growth. It will also provide critical thinking on how policy-makers, development partners, the private sector, civil society organizations and the academia should support the planning and implementation of these industrialization strategies.

Earlier Event: November 17
IMF Fourth Statistical Forum