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Sixth Session of the Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable Development (ARFSD 2020)

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - Thursday, February 27, 2020, Victoria Falls
Plenary round-table panels and parallel meetings on in-depth review, peer learning and dialogue on the sub-themes of the Regional Forum (agenda item 6) | Wednesday, 26 February 2020

(a)      Plenary round-table on the sub-theme of people

Chair: Chair of the Bureau of the sixth session 

Moderator: Regional Director for Eastern Africa UNESCO, Ann Therese Ndong Jatta


  • Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development, Zimbabwe, Amon Murwira
  • Minister for Women, Children and Social Welfare, the Gambia, Fatou Kinteh
  • Assistant Director-General and FAO Regional Representative for Africa, Abebe Haile-Gabriel
  • Sustainable Development Goals Coordinator at WHO Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville, Humphrey Karamagi
  • Youth Senate, Kenya (Ministry of Social Affairs, Labor, and Urban Development), Judy Cheburet
  • Head of Division, Health, Nutrition and Population, African Union Commission, Margaret Agama-Anyetei

General discussion

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Plenary Hall

Related Documents

ECA/RFSD/2020/9 | Background paper on people (in reference to Sustainable Development Goals 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5) | Pre-session


ECA/RFSD/2020/12 | Information and guidelines for the plenary round-table panels on the sub-themes of people and of partnerships and realizing the means of implementation to deliver the 2030 Agenda and Agenda 2063 in the decade 2020–2030 | Pre-session