The 6th Brazil Africa Forum will be held in Salvador, Brazil, on November 22nd and 23rd, covering the subject Youth Empowerment: transformation to achieve sustainable development.
The Forum should bring together 300 representatives from governments, companies, universities and potential investors to exchange experiences and generate good opportunities for young people in Brazil and in African countries.
The panel of speakers is becoming ready. The first confirmed are:
Maria do Carmo Silveira – Executive Secretary of Community of Portuguese Language Speaking Countries (CPLP)
José Ramos-Horta – Former President of East Timor and Nobel Peace Prize Winner
João Almino – Ambassador and Director of the Brazilian Cooperation Agency (ABC)
Benedict Oramah – President of the African Export Import Bank (Afreximbank)
Yemi Akinbamijo – Executive Director of the Fund for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)
Celsom Amorim – Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Defense of Brazil
João Bosco Monte – President of the Brazil Africa Institute
Ashif Juma – CEO AG-Dangote
Brazil Africa Forum had its first issue held in 2013 and is established as one of the most relevant events in the segment. Last year, in São Paulo, the Forum gathered around 200 participants from 48 countries, who discussed issues related to technological innovations to promote sustainable development in Brazil and the African continent.
Registration for the 6th issue is open. Check all the info here.