Opening Remarks d by Gabriel NEGATU, at the African Economic Conference – Kigali, Rwanda, 3rd December 2018


Hon. Claudine Uwera, Minister of State of Finance, Rwanda;

H.E. Prof. Victor Harison, Commissioner for Economic Affairs African Union Commission;

Ms. Giovanie Biha, Deputy Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa;

Ms. Ahunna Eziakonwa, Assistant Administrator, Regional Bureau for Africa, United Nations Development Programme;

Ambassadors and Heads of Diplomatic Missions;

Delegates from member countries;

Researchers and Scholars from Africa and the world;

Ladies and Gentlemen,

I am pleased to welcome you to the African Economic Conference (AEC) 2018 jointly organized by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), UN Economic commission for Africa (UNECA) and the African Development Bank. At the outset, I would like to express the Bank’s profound gratitude…

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