29 - 30Abidjan
ACBF was invited to participate in a 3 day consultative retreat with all RECs, NEPAD, AfDB, ACBF and UNECA to develop the draft outcome documents based on Africa’s own priorities for the 5th AU-EU Summit
16 - 16Lagos
ACBF was invited to partner with Realnews in hosting their 5th anniversary lecture under the theme “African Leadership in a turbulent era”
18 - 20London
ACBF invited to support the event by sponsoring $7000 toward the hosting of the event
04 - 04Paris, France
Prof Emmanuel Nnadozie was invited to participate in the third session on “The politics of industrialization: enabling factors and stumbling blocks “. Prof Nnadozie will shed light on how to reinforce inter-ministerial coordination for more coherent policies and the role of local authorities in the implementation of industrialization strategies
24 - 26Khartoum
Dr. Robert Nantchouang will deliver a speech on behalf of Prof Emmanuel Nnadozie. He will speak about the urgency with which the continent and the region should respond to the growing economic and social needs of youth; and on the role of ACBF and other continental organizations in supporting vital institutional capacity building and promoting the creation of productive work for the youth
04 - 05Accra, Ghana
ACBF will host its 26th Annual Meeting for its Board of Governors in Accra, Ghana
Find more information about the 26th Annual Meeting for the Board of Governors here...
03 - 03Accra, Ghana
ACBF will hold its 64th Executive Board Meeting
24 - 24Lagos, Nigeria
Prof Emmanuel Nnadozie will feature as a panelist and speak on “Political, legal and policy issues which need to be addressed to achieve integration in Africa”
17 - 18Victoria Falls
The African Finance Association Conference is the most prominent academic finance gathering on the continent and the event brings together practitioners and academics throughout Africa and beyond to discuss emerging research of interest to Africa.
The emphasis of the conference will be on high-quality, theoretical and/or applied research focusing on issues relevant to emerging trends in accounting, finance and economics which have special relevance to Africa’s development.
Prof. Emanuel Nnadozie will give the Keynote Address.
The conference will take place on the 17-18 May 2017 at The Elephant Hills Hotel in Zimbabwe.
07 - 09Marrakech, Morocco
The Executive Secretary will be attending the annual Ibrahim Governance Weekend, which is the flagship event of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, held every year in a different African capital city.
This three day event convenes prominent African and Africa-focused political and business leaders, representatives from civil society, multilateral and regional institutions as well as Africa’s major international partners to identify specific policy challenges and discuss priorities for action.
The conversation is extended to a wider audience through music, art and sport at major public events showcasing some of Africa’s brightest talent.
A whole day is dedicated to the Ibrahim Forum where a key issue for Africa is discussed and specific policy challenges and priorities for action identified. A comprehensive Facts & Figures research document is compiled in advance by the Foundation as the basis for an informed and constructive debate.