|What:||2020 Civil Society Virtual Forum|
|Who:||African Development Bank Civil Society and Community Engagement Division|
|When:||Thursday and Friday 26-27 November 2020|
|Where:||Virtual. Please click here to register|
In response to increased civil society engagement across the continent, the African Development Bank Group each year organizes a Civil Society Forum. This year, the Forum will be virtual under the theme Engaging Civil Society in building back better after COVID-19, which is aligned with the outcome of the Bank’s Annual Meetings.
The Civil Society Forum will explore cost-effective strategies and reflect on best practices to enhance collaboration between the Bank and civil society, and maximize joint contributions to the continent’s COVID-19 response and recovery efforts.
Special VIP Guest: Youssou N’Dour, Singer, Writer, Businessman, Former Minister of Culture of Senegal, Leader of the Worldwide Afro Network (WAN) initiative against COVID-19.