The public and private sector in SA needs to make the investment environment attractive for investors so they can bring liquidity into local markets, says Johan Greyling, Africa infrastructure and projects director at audit firm KPMG.
The Heads of State and Government of the African Union, meeting at their 17th Ordinary Session in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, started their Summit agenda with the placing of the foundation stone of the AOSTI.
Explaining the essence of the 25th Summit of the HSGOC summit, Dr Mayaki, the Chief Executive Officer of NEPAD Agency reflected on the first ten years of the agency and said that there were lessons to be learnt in order to appreciate the future.
Dr. Frannie Léautier, Executive Secretary of the ACBF presents the Foundation's perspective on the issue of youth unemployment in Africa, during the themed debate on "Accelerating Youth Empowerment for Sustainable Development".
"If we are indeed devoted to ensuring NEPAD continues to be a success, we must as Africans ensure that we commit financial resources to this programme, individually, as states and collectively," Zuma said.
The 42nd session of the NEPAD Steering Committee (SC) took place in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea on Saturday, 25 June 2011, with members welcoming the progress being made in the implementation of programmes and the 10th Anniversary of NEPAD.
The 25th NEPAD Heads of State and Government Orientation Committee (HSGOC) session will be held on the 29thth of June in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, under the theme ‘mobilising domestic resources for NEPAD implementation’.
Within the context of the African Union Summit, the media are invited to attend as is indicated below engagements of the African Union’s New Partnership for Africa’s Development Planning and Coordinating Agency (NEPAD Agency).