Speaker Profile: Graca Machel
By:African Grantmakers Network     Date Published:16-Jun-2015     Comments:1   

Graca Machel: Former First Lady of South Africa and Founder of the Graca Machel Trust
"The Post 2015 Development Agenda - What Role for Philanthropy in Africa?"

Date: Thursday 3 July 2015 
Time: 11:45 - 13:00

Speakers: Gra├ža Machel, DBE (Graca Machel Trust), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma (African Union) TBC, Arif Neky (UNDP Partnership for Philanthropy) and Emilie Romon (OECD netFWD)

Moderator: Dr Stigmata Tenga (Foundation for Civil Society)

Session Overview:
The consultative and deliberative processes crafting the global development policy framework beyond 2015 have been under way for some time and are expected to conclude in September 2015. Other development frameworks such as Africa Agenda 2063 are taking shape. These processes define development priorities and determine where resources will be targeted. This session examines what the critical role of philanthropy is in the shaping and implementation of these agendas.

By: African Grantmakers Network
African Grantmakers Network (AGN) - Voice and Action for African Philanthropy is a continent-wide network of African grantmaking organizations that facilitates networking and experience-sharing among established and emerging African philanthropic institutions. AGN aims at consolidating the voice for African philanthropy to address social injustice and development issues on the continent.


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TABE MAENOWMANYOR 2015-06-30 12:45:31 AM
I am actually still in shock that I am invited.....Thank you, AGN, AWDF and Mr. Adern Nkandela. See you in Arusha..Shalom
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