THE UNIVERSITY OF ABIDJAN AT THE ‘AFRICAN ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 2020’
The African Development Bank, through the African Economic Outlook (AEO), prepares annually the current state of the economic and social development in Africa and presents the forecasts for the next two years,. For the year 2020, The University of Abidjan was for the second time on the guests’ list.
The summit was graced by eminent personalities, including H. E Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Former Head of State and Government, Rep ublic of Liberia, Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina , President , African Development Bank Group , Dr. Hanan Morsy ,Director Macroeconomic Policy, Forecasting and Research Department (AfDB) and the panel of discussion consisted of Dr. Jennifer Blanke, Vice President Agriculture, Human and Social Development (AfDB), H.E Mme Kandia Camara , Minister of National Education, Technical Education and Vocational Training, Cote d’Ivoire , H.E Mr. Mpendulo Dlamini, Deputy Minister of Education, Kingdom of Eswatini , Dr. Erik Berglof, Professor, Director, Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics and Political Science and Ms. Monique Ntumngia, CEO and Founder of Green girls. Also, in attendance were ambassadors, dignitaries and CEOs