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CSEA at the 9th Africa Think Tank Summit

The African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) convened the 9th edition of the Africa Think Tank Summit on November 8 to 10, 2023 in Lusaka, Zambia. The summit tagged Linking Evidence, Policies, and Practice to Contribute to the Implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement”, provided a platform for participants to share ideas and experiences and devise implementable recommendations on what works and what needs to change in Africa’s approach to implementing the AfCFTA.

CSEA’s Executive Director, Dr Chukwuka Onyekwena, joined other other stakeholders, including policy makers, private sector representatives, researchers, civil society organizations executives, and development practitioners at this meeting, to share ideas and experiences on the various interventions around AfCFTA implementation and offer concrete recommendations.