Browsing: Vera Songwe

A three-day forum showcasing projects and approaches to people first Public-Private Partnerships and how the United Nations is working together as one to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was held in Geneva from Wednesday of last week with Economic Commission for Africa’s Executive Secretary, Vera Songwe, calling for the advancement of PPPs to finance development in Africa.

The commission said she would be bringing to the position a longstanding track record of policy advice and result oriented implementation in the region, coupled with a strong strategic vision for the region