The African Economic Conference (AEC) for 2015, jointly organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the will take place in Dakar, Senegal, from November 2 to 4, 2015 under the following theme: “Addressing Poverty and Inequality in the Post 2015 Development Agenda”.
The AEC 2015 will provide an opportunity to assess the impact of current inclusive growth strategies by presenting the latest empirical
evidence on poverty, inequality and human development in Africa. It will also provide critical thinking on how policy-makers, development partners, the private sector, civil society organizations and the academia should support the planning and implementation of the Post 2015 Development Agenda.
The organizers also added that, “Papers accepted for presentation will comprise original work not previously published”. Authors are invited to submit their full paper by July 31, 2015 and to follow the instructions on the UN Team Works website: