African Economic Outlook is the latest evolution of the African Economic report. The 2012 report is the fruit of an active collaboration between the African Development Bank, the OECD Development Centre, the United Nations Development Program and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.
The African Economic Outlook presentation ceremony will be chaired by Thomas Elhaut, Director, Statistics and Studies for Development Division, Strategy and Knowledge Management Department at Ifad’s headquarters on June 8th 2012 from 2pm to 4pm (GMT+1). The Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) has been invited to participate in the discussion following the presentation of the report which focuses this year on the promotion of youth employment all over the continent. Their Ambassadors Aissatou Padane (Senegal GYIN Ambassador), Audrey Wabwire (Kenya GYIN Ambassador) will be taking part in this ceremony.
Also many other GYIN ambassadors across the continent and young people will be following the event and engaging in the conversation.
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Friday 8th June from 2pm to 4pm (GMT+1)