NEW YORK, USA, March 22, 2021, – / African Media Agency (AMA) / – African Media Agency (AMA), a leading pan-African media relations and communications company, today announced its partnership with the 17th Africa Economic Forum (AEF) that will take place practically from March 22 to 26, 2021.
The African Economic Forum, formerly the African Economic Forum, is Columbia University’s largest Africa-focused event and a student-led collaboration between the Columbia School of Business, the School of Law, and the School of Public and International Affairs ( YES DAD). It has been designed to provide a platform for meaningful participation and thought-provoking discussions among students, faculty, professionals, and members of the Columbia community.
Exploring the topic – Africa on the move: charting a way forward in the wake of a global crisis, this year’s forum is designed to assess the progress being made on the continent amid the COVID-19 pandemic, in areas including trade, health, technology and innovation, social movements, and capital investment. While showcasing this growth and development over the past year, the forum will discuss solutions to pressing issues that are likely to challenge Africa’s post-pandemic economic recovery.
Commenting on the partnership with the African Media Agency, Oheneba Ama Nti Osei, Co-Chair of the Africa Economic Forum 2021, noted that “Columbia AEF is pleased to partner with AMA to publicize this important event. Over the years, AMA has been a partner of choice for companies based in Africa and we are confident that this partnership will help us reach a wide audience across the continent and beyond. “
According to Eloïne Barry, CEO of AMA, this association “underscores the firm’s tireless efforts to improve the continent through support events that bring together top business executives, opinion leaders and politicians to discuss key issues affecting the continent. , while providing a rich learning and networking experience ”.
Through candid and holistic conversations, this year’s forum will provide a lively virtual space to discuss ways in which creative and innovative ideas can be harnessed to positively shape the future of Africa and cement its place as a major player in Africa. World economy.
To attend the forum, please register here.