Aid & Development Africa Summit 2017

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Host:
Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF)
Other host:
Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Date:
28 Feb - 01 Mar 2017
Location:
Kenya (Nairobi)
Venue:
Safari Park Hotel

The Aid & International Development Forum would like to announce that the 2nd annual Aid & Development Africa Summit will be held in Nairobi, Kenya at Safari Park Hotel on the 28th February - 1st March 2017.

The Aid & Development Africa Summit 2017 is an exclusive platform uniting regional and global expertise and offering a unique opportunity for cross-sector engagement between UN and government agencies, NGOs, donors and the private sector.

Why attend

  • Debate the lessons learned from the recent drought crisis with all actors involved in humanitarian aid and development programmes in sub-Saharan East Africa.

  • Hear latest trends in procurement in the region, as well as policy updates and technological innovations to support emergency response, financing of development and aid programmes.

  • Find out about best practice in the supplier management and how to address supply chain challenges, including getting aid to areas of reduced infrastructure or conflict.

  • Learn about latest ICT developments and data strategy required to support SDGs, health resilience and emergency communication.

  • Find out how to build a culture of resilience and strengthen disaster preparedness, including initiatives and partnerships to improve health, livelihoods and safety of displaced people.

  • Build long lasting partnerships through structured networking opportunities, knowledge exchange and debates that influence regional development and humanitarian goals.

Intended Audience

Aid & Development Africa Summit will benefit directors of programmes, operations, procurement, logistics, supplier/partner management, IT, technology, innovation, communications, shelter, health, WASH, field operations, fleet/transport, security and safety, infrastructure/livelihoods, HR, training, financing, payments and partnerships.

This exclusive platform of regional and global expertise will offer a unique opportunity for cross-sector engagement between UN and government agencies, development banks, civil societies and the private sector.

Registration

The participants should register their participation now to join engaging and inspiring discussions with 70+ expert speakers and mingle with over 300 senior representatives from regional governments, UN agencies, NGOs, Red Cross, development banks, civil society organisations and the private sector.


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Keywords

Themes:
Civil Society/NGOs, Health & Health Facilities, Information Management, Private Sector, GIS & Mapping, Water, Critical Infrastructure
Hazards:
Drought, Epidemic & Pandemic
Countries:
Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Uganda, Tanzania, United Rep of, South Sudan
Regions:
Africa
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