2019 Africa- China Think Tank Forum

The Africa- China Think Tank Forum hosted by the Policy Monitoring and Research Centre (PMRC) was organized under the theme “Rebranding Africa as Premiere Destination”. The forum was convened to promote Africa’s Global Economic Cooperation through sharing knowledge and research objectives on infrastructure, economic development and trade facilitation and initiating the process to establish global think tanks network committed to building great cooperation with China and the rest of the World.  CSEA research Associate, Joseph Ishaku participated in a Panel discussion titled “Rebranding Africa in the New World Order”. He highlighted the need to include Africa’s youth at the forefront of its development in an effort to plug Africa into the New World Order that is characterized by tremendous technological advances. Hence, it is critical to build the human capital of young people in Africa through massive investments in their health & education. The event was held from May 23 to 24, 2019 in Lusaka, Zambia.