Implementing the African continental free trade area in Eastern Africa: From vision to action

In partnership with the Government of Rwanda, the UN Economic Commission for Africa, is holding a three-day Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) Conference on 20th-22nd November in Kigali to help reach a regional consensus on how to move forward with the implementation of the AfCFTA.

The theme of the meeting is: “Implementing the African Continental Free Trade Area in Eastern Africa: From Vision to Action”.

IGC’s Anna Twum and Jakob Rauschendorfer are joining policymakers and experts to discuss trade facilitation.

You can find out more about the conference here and you may also want to follow the discussion online by using #ICE2018Rwanda.