The CEO of the NEPAD Agency, Dr Ibrahim Mayaki, attended a breakfast event on March 29 hosted by the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Mr Achim Steiner at the Sheraton Hotel in Addis Ababa.
NEPAD Agency CEO Dr Ibrahim Mayaki yesterday met with Dr Carlos Lopes, Executive Secretary of the ECA ahead of the 8th AU ECA Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
NEPDA and the FAO launched a 4-year project that aims to create decent employment opportunities for young women and men in rural areas, through the development of rural enterprises in sustainable agriculture and agribusiness along strategic value chains.
Africa’s reflection on its own future will be on how to foster inclusive prosperity, reduce potential for violent confrontations and create conditions for peaceful co-existence. And this is the Africa we want.
Listening to Alemayehu Teshome, Founder and Executive Director of Livelihood Improvement for Vulnerable Ethiopians (LIVE Addis), speak, it is clear that the NEPAD Spanish Fund continues to make a difference in the lives of ordinary Africans.