Dakar to host Afri-cities Summit

Dakar to host Afri-cities Summit
Dakar, the capital of Senegal, will be hosting the sixth edition of the Afri-cities Summit from December 4-8, 2012. This high level meeting on a continental scale was initiated by the Pan-African Organization plus the United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa), in partnership with the city of Dakar and the Association of Mayors of Senegal (AMS). Nearly 5000 participants are invited to this international event. The participants represent a vast network of state institutions, local authorities, high-ranking officials from regional and local government agencies, political decision-makers, local public affairs administrators, researchers, experts, consultants in development as well as many personalities from the world of business and investment from both the public and private sectors and partner organizations in development such as international cooperation agencies.
(The Sub-Saharan Informer)