8:30—9:30 AM ET, 1:30-2:30 GMT

CANCELLED: A Conversation with African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina


  • Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, President, African Development Bank Group


Due to unforeseen circumstances, we regret to inform you that this event has been cancelled. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience and are grateful for your understanding. We hope to see you at future CGD Events soon.

Please join the Center for Global Development for a virtual conversation on the margins of the US-Africa Leaders Summit featuring Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank. President Adesina will deliver brief remarks on the importance of strengthening multilateralism, evolving the global financial architecture, and the opportunities for advancing the partnership between the United States and Africa. He will then be joined by CGD Senior Policy Fellow, Gyude Moore to discuss the Bank’s work to support African countries grappling with a range of challenges, from food insecurity and the threat of climate change to persistent infrastructure financing gaps and limited energy access. 

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