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World Economic Forum

The African Union has committed to setting up the Continental Free Trade Area by 2017. Given that Africa accounts for 3% of global trade, how can leaders develop sustainable long-term partnerships and trade relations?

Dimensions to be addressed:
- Solving export barriers
- Developing trade clusters
- Strengthening regional and global value chains

· Michael Froman, US Trade Representative.
· Siyabonga Gama, Chief Executive Officer, Transnet, South Africa.
· Arancha Gonzalez Laya, Executive Director, International Trade Centre (ITC), Geneva.
· Tarek Sultan Al Essa, Chief Executive Officer and Vice-Chairman of the Board, Agility, Kuwait.

Moderated by Beatrice Marshall, TV Anchor, CCTV Africa, Kenya.

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Extinguished panel lol, she seems a bit nervous, but she's did well.
kudzanai murefu
great stuff.
my only problem is we are talking about improving African Economy, intra-trade, but we invite China & USA to give us advice😂..
abhijeet mk
africa can feed the whole world in agricultural products
John Paul
white people making decision for africa
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Africa 2016 - What If: All Education Africa - 2016 Realizing Africa 2 days ago   59:23


Studies have shown that people learn best when learning is active, yet digital education is on the rise. What if all education were taught using digital technologies?
Join an in-depth discussion that explores the possible, plausible and probable Impacts of digital education.

·Colin McElwee, Co-Founder,, Spain.
·Jean Philbert Nsengimana, Minister of Youth and Information Communication Technology of Rwanda.
·Temitope Ola, Founder, EDACY, Switzerland.
·Rapelang Rabana, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Rekindle Learning, South Africa.
·Fred Swaniker, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, African Leadership Group, South Africa.

Moderated by Aryn Baker, Bureau Chief, Africa, Time International, South Africa.