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Shaping Africa’s Future: Development Challenges and Opportunities

Join the IMF for a conversation between Masood Ahmed, President of the Center for Global Development (CGD) and Abebe Aemro Selassie, Director of the IMF’s African Department on Tuesday, February 6, 8 am ET (1 PM UTC). The discussion will focus on the challenges of tackling poverty and economic disparities, particularly on the African continent.

An esteemed leader in international economics and development, Sir Ahmed’s perspective is critical to understanding how nations can effectively navigate the complexities of modern development. In his current role at CGD and in previous pivotal roles at the IMF, the World Bank, and the UK’s Department for International Development, he has significantly influenced global development policy.

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