Great Lakes Investment Conference Held in February
Jun 30, 2016
The Private Sector Investment Conference for the Great Lakes Region was held February 24-25, 2016 in Kinshasa, DRC. This event convened political and business leaders to highlight regional investment opportunities and to offer recommendations for signatory countries, the private sector, and development partners to can contribute to regional integration, economic cooperation, inclusive development, and lasting peace and stability. The event was organized by the ICGLR and the Office of the Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General for the Great Lakes and hosted by the Government of the DRC. The conference website hosts several background materials and executive summary and full versions of the final conference report, which outline the recommendations made for signatory countries, the private sector, and development partners.