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Experts Talk Top Priorities for Africa in 2015

January 16, 2015, Fred Dews

The Africa Growth Initiative at Brookings hosted a discussion with leading experts on the most important challenges the continent faces in 2015. The event marked the official launch of AGI’s annual report, “Foresight Africa: Top Priorities for the Continent in 2015.” Here are highlights of the discussion, featuring a question posed to each panelist by event moderator Shaka Ssali, host of “Straight Talk Africa,” who also invited the online and in-person audience to answer the same questions in live polling.