ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA PRESS CONFERENCE IN DAR ES SALAAM

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MEDIA ADVISORY

The Economic Development in Africa Report will be launched tomorrow globally and in Tanzania the pre-launch press conference will take place at ILO conference Hall along Maktaba street in Dar es Salaam from 9:30 a.m to 11:30.

The Economic Development in Africa report analyses major aspects of Africa´s development problems and policy issues of interest to African countries. It makes policy recommendations for action by African countries themselves and by the international community to overcome the development challenges that the continent faces. The report has been published annually since 2000.

Ms. Claudia Roethlisberger, Economic Affairs Officer, Office of the Director Division for Africa, Least Developed Countries and Special Programmes Office of the UN Conference on Trade and Development-UNCTAD will present the report. UN Tanzania and partners will also be present.
The media is invited to the pre-launch press conference.

WHO:             The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development-UNCTAD

WHAT:          PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA REPORT

WHEN:          July 21, 2016 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m

WHERE:       ILO Conference Room

Issued by Stella Vuzo, UN Information Officer-UNIC Dar es Salaam, vuzo@un.org, 0767100902