Infopoint Lunchtime Conference: Pathways for economic transformation in Africa

Infopoint Lunchtime Conference: Pathways for economic transformation in Africa

Opening a debate on the pursuit for transformative economic growth in Africa and the challenges between policy making and impact. A critical presentation of insights  from two recent publications (Industrial Policy and Economic Transformation in Africa, edited by J. STIGLITZ and A. NOMAN, 2015 and Emerging Africa: How the Global Economy's "Last Frontier" Can Prosper and Matter, by Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu) - presented by two DEVCO trainees, with support from DEVCO.C.4 – Private Framework Development, Trade, Regional Integration.

Speakers

Introduction

 

Mr Nicos GIANNIS, DEVCO 03, Knowledge Sharing

 

Presentation

 

Mr David BLOHM, Trainee DEVCO E, Development Coordination West and Central Africa

 

Mr Nicolas RENARD, Trainee DEVCO 01, General coordination and inter-institutional relations

 

Mr Zissimos VERGOS, DEVCO C4, Private Framework Development, Trade, Regional Integration

 

Conference Language: English

Q&A session: English