Programme

26/01/2021

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Monday, 23 May 2016

  • 07:30 – 17:00  Registration of Participants (Accreditation - Marquee II)
  • 08:00 – 18:00  Recording of Governors' Statements (Bamboo Boardroom)
  • 09:00 – 10:30  African Economic Outlook 2016: Sustainable cities and structural transformation in Africa (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 09:00 – 13:00  Meeting of the Organs of the African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) (Luapula)
  • 10:00 – 18:30  Continental Business Network Meeting (Luangwa)
  • 10:45 – 11:15  Press Conference (Zambezi)
  • 11:30 – 13:00  Call to Action: Achieving Nutritional Security (Munali)
  • 14:30 – 16:00  :
    • Creating a Smart Africa – How the continent can harness the ICT revolution (Main Hall)
    • Jobs for women and young people – The transformative Potential of Agribusiness (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 14:30 – 16:00  Meeting of the Standing Committee of the Board of Governors on the Conditions of Service for Elected Officers (Closed Session) (Boardroom 13)
  • 16:00 – 17:00  Meeting of the Bureau of the Boards of Governors (Closed Session) (Boardroom 13)
  • 17:00 – 18:30  Meeting of the Joint Steering Committee of the Boards of Governors (Closed Session; open to non-member Governors as observers) (Boardroom 13)
  • 18:30 – 21:00  Welcome Cocktail (Ballroom – Intercontinental Hotel)
  • 19:30 – 21:00  President's Dinner with the Special Panel on "Accelerating the Implementation of the TYS through the High 5s" (Makombi – Intercontinental Hotel)

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

  • 07:30 – 17:00  Registration of Participants (Accreditation - Marquee II)
  • 09:00 – 11:00  Formal Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Annual Meetings (Victoria Falls - Marquee III Main Hall)
  • 11:30 – 13:30  African Leaders Roundtable on Energy and Climate Change (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 14:00 – 15:30  State Banquet (by invitation only, Intercontinental Hotel)
  • 15:00 – 16:15  The Path to Universal Access to Energy in Africa by 2025 (CMR01)
  • 16:30 – 17:45  The Road to Agricultural Transformation in Africa (Main Hall)
  • 18:00 – 19:15  Jobs for African Youth – From Demographic Dividend to Economic Dividend (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 19:30  Dinner hosted by the Chairperson of the Board of Governors (by invitation only, State Lodge Area)

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

  • 07:30 – 17:00  Registration of Participants (Accreditation - Marquee II)
  • 08:00 – 10:00  President's Dialogue with Governors (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 09:00 – 17:00  Africa-India Partnership Day (CMR04)
  • 09:30 – 12:00  Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa (AFAWA) (CMR01)
  • 11:00 – 12:30  First Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Consideration and approval of the:
    • Provisional agenda (Main Hall)
    • Report of the Joint Steering Committee (Main Hall)
    • Report of the Standing Committee of the Board of Governors on the Conditions of Service for Elected Officers (Main Hall)
  • 12:00 – 15:00  AfDB-Japan Forum: Energy Access and Quality Infrastructure in Africa - Towards TICAD VI (Tanganyika)
  • 12:45 – 14:00  Financial Presentation (Lunch , Victoria Falls – Marquee III Main Hall)
  • 14:30 – 16:00  G20 & BRICS Outreach Event (Boardroom 13)
  • 15:00 – 16:15  Climate Change – Beating the Odds (CMR01)
  • 16:30 – 18:30  Africa's Energy: What's the New Deal? (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 18:00 – 24:00  Dinner: African Bankers' Awards (by invitation, Intercontinental Hotel)

Thursday, 26 May 2016

  • 07:30 – 17:00  Registration of Participants (Accreditation - Marquee II)
  • 07:30 – 09:00  Breakfast Forum: Financing the Solar Energy Revolution in Africa (CMR02)
  • 08:00 – 12:00  Civil Society Organization Forum: Working at the Core of the High 5s (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 08:30 – 10:30  Energy Africa - Bringing Solar Power to African Homes (CMR01)
  • 10:00 – 12:00
    • Trade Finance - Fostering Regional Integration and South-South Cooperation (CMR04)
    • Lighting up Africa: Are Electricity Markets Fit for Purpose? (Tanganyika)
  • 10:30 – 12:00  Second Sitting of the Boards of Governors: General Election of Executive Directors of the Bank and Selection of Executive Directors of the Fund (Main Hall)
  • 12:30 – 14:00  Governors' Lunch (Victoria Falls – Marquee III)
  • 14:00 – 15:30
    • Water as a Source of Energy and of Green Growth (Tanganyika)
    • Financing Renewable Energy in Africa (CMR04)
  • 14:30 – 16:00  Partnership on Illicit Finance Action Plan Launch (Zambezi)
  • 15:30 – 17:00
    • Transitioning to Green Growth: where are we? (CMR03)
    • Africa – "Workshop of the world"? Manufacturing Strategies to Unleash a Continent (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 16:30 – 18:00  Africa's Energy Investment Opportunity (Closed session, ) (Boardroom 13)
  • 18:30 – 19:00  Youth Entrepreneurship & the Challenges of Energy & Climate change in Africa (Boardroom 13)
  • 20:00  Cocktail / Cultural Night (Government Complex)

Friday, 27 May 2016

  • 07:30 - 17:00 Registration of Participants (Accreditation - Marquee II)
  • 08:00 - 09:00 Community of Practice for Finance Ministers - Financing for Gender Results (closed session)(CMR02)
  • 08:00 - 13:00 Civil Society Organization Forum: Working at the Core of the High 5s (Mosi-oa-Tunya)
  • 08:00 - 17:30 Zambia Investment Forum (Victoria Falls - Marquee III)
  • 09:00 - 11:00 Roundtable discussion on Zimbabwe's Debt Arrears Clearance (Luapula)
  • 09:30 - 11:00 Towards COP 22 in Marrakech: What are the issues at stake? (CMR01)
  • 11:00 - 12:00 Third Sitting of the Boards of Governors: Closing Session of the 2016 Annual Meetings (Main Hall)
  • 12:00 - 13:00 Closing Press Conference (Main Hall)

Other Events

Sunday 22 May 2016

  • 14:00 - 18:00  TEDx Lusaka: The Next Chapter : Ideas for Africa’s story (Victoria Falls – Marquee III)

Tuesday 24 May 2016

  • 08:00 – 18:00  AADFI General Assembly (Nyika)
  • 12:00 – 14:00  Lunch: Leapfrogging Private Sector Development (CMR02)
  • 14:00 – 17:00  Financing Healthcare Infrastructure for Universal Health Coverage in Africa: A Public Private Partnership Approach (Zambezi)
  • 18:00 – 20:00  JP Morgan Cocktail (CMR02)

Wednesday 25 May 2016

  • 11:00 – 12:30  Capacitating Enterprises for Innovation in Green Energy (Nyika)
  • 14:00 – 16:00  Climate and Disaster Risk Financing: Innovation for the Continent (Zambezi)
  • 15:00 – 17:00  State Equity Participation – now what? (CMR03)
  • 18:00 – 19:30  ALSF Cocktail (by Invitation only, Munali)