2011 NEPAD-OECD Ministerial Conference 26-27 April 2011 - Dakar, Senegal
Hosted by the Government of Senegal, this conference was organised within the framework of the NEPAD-OECD Africa Investment Initiative.
DAY 1: the Forum, Mobilising investment in infrastructure and agricultureidentified key challenges and conditions for increased investment in sectors that are crucial to reinforcing Africa’s productive capacities. Governmental decision-makers debated with experts and business sector representatives on the means for:
The Aid for Investment in Infrastructure project was launched during this event. This project analyses the support that development partners bring to improving investment conditions in African infrastructure.
DAY 2: the Ministerial Meeting brought together top-level African actors key to investment policy reform to explore ways to accelerate existing reforms targeting the improvement of the investment climate in African countries. Discussions highlighted best-practices and successful experiences in reform implementation. They also identified key obstacles to the expansion of reforms - along with the means for tackling them.
Documents will be posted on this conference website as they come available. Please visit regularly for updates.
Session 1: Bridging the investment gap in infrastructure
Session 2: Mobilising more and better investment in agriculture
Session 3.1: Green investment for growth and job creation in Africa
Session 3.3: Promoting Business Integrity
Also available: Conférence sur la mobilisation d’investissement dans les infrastructures et l’agriculture en Afrique (French) @oecd