The 2013 International Conference on the African Union & Cultural Diplomacy “African Perspectives: An African Vision for Positive Developments in Africa” The Conference is Co-organized and Co-hosted by Brand South Africa and the ICD (Pretoria, April 7th – 11th, 2013) www.au-culturaldiplomacy-conference.org
This gathering on the African continent will seek to highlight the self-attained achievements of Africa, with regards to its standing in the international community, as well as its increasing emancipation from the often assumed dependency on the Western world. The focus will be on the role and successes of the African Union as an intergovernmental regional organization seeking to combat political, social, and economic inequalities. Past achievements will be considered while simultaneously accenting the future challenges the AU faces. The aim of the African Union is to achieve greater unity and solidarity between the African countries and the people of Africa, and Cultural Diplomacy support and solidify such efforts.
Pretoria, South Africa, from 7 to 11 April 2013.
At the African Union Parliament, based in Pretoria, South Africa, and at a number of important political, historic, and cultural locations across the city.
Head of state and ministers, leading figures and experts from international politics, economics, academia, diplomacy, civil society, the private sector, and also a number of individuals from the ICD Advisory Board.
Open to governmental and diplomatic officials, academics and scholars, economists, journalists, artists, civil society practitioners, private sector representatives, young professionals, students, and other individuals.
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