RISING AFRICA - Le Monde diplomatique Debates - Washington DC

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La Maison Française

Embassy of France

4101 Reservoir Road NW

Washington, DC

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“RISING AFRICA AND THE BRICs*”

Is Africa truly rising or are the positive developments we observed to be deteriorating? The discussion will also focus on the role of BRICs in Africa ‒ especially China and whether new partners are good for the continent. *BRICs: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa

Introduced by

Frédéric Doré,

Minister-counselor, Embassy of France to the United States

and

Romuald Sciora,

Founder and Director of the French-American Global Forum and President of the iD FORUM - Montréal,

With:

Dr. Mwangi Kimenyi,

Director, Africa Growth Initiative at the Brookings Institution,

Anne-Cécile Robert,

From Le Monde diplomatique

Yun Sun,

Visiting Fellow at the Brookings Institution

Amadou Sy,

Deputy Division Chief at the IMF's Monetary and Capital Markets

James Traub,

from Foreign Policy

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Embassy of France

4101 Reservoir Road NW

Washington, DC

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