President Paul Kagame of Rwanda will make opening remarks and engage in a fireside chat this Tuesday, the first day of a 4-day Leaders Forum hosted by the Corporate Council on Africa (CCA).
Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) is the leading U.S. business association focused solely on connecting business interests in Africa.
The theme of CCA’s Leaders Forum is “Resilient U.S.-Africa Business Engagement to Drive Post COVID-19 Recovery”.
CCA in a statement, said discussions will centre around the theme of resiliency in action. Areas to be explored include: The Global Financial Response in Africa; Economic and Health Innovations in Response to COVID-19; Drivers of Growth in Post-COVID and; Sustaining Regional and Bilateral Trade Post-COVID.
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the CCA Leaders Forum, is the first time Heads of State, senior USG officials, African government officials, private sector executives, and leaders from multilateral institutions will be convened around U.S.-Africa Business engagement.
In another first, the event is open to the public on Zoom or YouTube as well as live streamed across Africa, as the Corporate Council on Africa invites the people of the Continent to listen to what their leaders have to say in this distinguished 4 day forum.
Other Heads of State speaking at the forum this week include Presidents Uhuru Kenyatta President of Kenya, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of Ghana, and Filipe Nyusi President of Mozambique.