Africa Day’s AfDB–ADBI Joint Side Event at AfDB’s Annual Meeting | Asian Development Bank

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Africa Day’s AfDB–ADBI Joint Side Event at AfDB’s Annual Meeting

Event | 25 May 2018 Busan, Republic of Korea
Time of event

11:30–13:30

Background

Prominent representatives of knowledge institutions and development finance institutions from Africa and Asia will come together during the annual meeting of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Busan, Republic of Korea, on 25 May. AfDB and the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) will organize a side event to discuss development experiences of Africa and Asia for sustainable and inclusive growth, focusing on quality infrastructure, small and medium-sized enterprises, and human development. Knowledge institutions and development finance institutions will discuss what Africa and Asia can learn from each other and how to strengthen partnerships for sustainable and inclusive growth while promoting the sustainable development goals.

Objectives
  • Share development experiences of Asia and Africa for sustainable and inclusive growth
Participants
  • Representatives of knowledge institutions and development finance institutions from Africa and Asia
Output
  • Shared knowledge and experiences on promoting sustainable and inclusive growth in Africa and Asia
Partners

African Development Bank