President Museveni to attend 28th World Economic Forum on Africa

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has left for Cape Town, South Africa, where he will join other leaders for the 28th World Economic Forum on Africa.

 

The 28th World Economic Forum on Africa, from 4-6 September 2019, will tackle these issues by focusing on how to scale up the transformation of regional architecture related to smart institutions, investment, integration, industry, and innovation.

 

Under the theme, Shaping Inclusive Growth and Shared Futures in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the meeting will address the African Union’s Agenda 2063 regional strategic priorities under four program tracks include:

 

1.Innovation: Readiness for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

 

2.Cooperation: Sustainable Development & Environmental Stewardship

 

3.Growth: Digitalization & Competitive Industries

 

4.Stability: Leadership & Institutional Governance

 

The discussions will focus on key industries and build on the launch of the first African Affiliate Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution in South Africa.