Meetings

The Africa APPG holds regular meeting in Parliament, though often at short notice. If you would like to be added to the Africa APPG mailing list to be kept up to date with meetings please email odonoghuea@parliament.uk

Upcoming meetings:

At present we have no upcoming meetings scheduled.

Recent meetings:

26th May 2010: “Africa Beyond the Crisis: The Macroeconomic Outlook”Launch of OECD/Africa Development Bank’s 2010 African Economic Outlook -  Discussion with Henri-Bernard Solignac-Lecomte, Head of the Africa and Middle East Desk of the OECD Development Centre; Désiré Vencatachellum, Lead ResearchEconomist in the Africa Development Bank Research Department; Alison Evans has been the Director of the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and Dr. Jing Gu, Political Economist, Institute for Development Studies.

29th June 2010: AGM followed by an address by the Most. Rev. and Rt. Hon. Dr. Sentamu, Archbishop of York

7th July 2010: Roundtable discussion with the Rt. Hon. Andrew Mitchell, Secretary of State for International Development

20th July 2010: Parliamentarians Ending Poverty -  Discussion on business and development with Bill Gates, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; Alan Duncan MP, Minister of State, Department for International Development; Harriet Lamb, Executive Director, Fairtrade Foundation, Aaron Oxley, Executive Director RESULTS-UK and Rt. Hon. Douglas Alexander, Shadow Secretary of State for International Development.