ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, March 27, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Journalists are invited to take part at a Press Conference on the theme “Unleashing Africa’s Potential as a Pole of Global Growth”, jointly organised by the African Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), today, Tuesday 27 March 2012, within the framework of the 5th Joint African Union (AU) Conference of Ministers of Economy and Finance (CAMEF) and the African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (CAMFED).
According to the agenda of the ministerial meeting, the press conference will take place as from 6:30 pm, in the plenary hall of the New African Union Conference Center (AUCC) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, immediately after the official closing of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development.
The Press Conference will be addressed by:
– Mr. Erastus Mwencha, Deputy Chairperson of the AUC;
– Mr. Abdoulie Janneh, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).
– Mr. Desire Guedon, Chairperson of the Bureau of the Committee of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development and Minister Delegate of Economy, Employment and Sustainable Development of the Republic of Gabon.
JOURNALISTS ARE INVITED TO COVER THE PRESS CONFERENCE.
African Union Commission (AUC)