It is easier for US citizens to travel within Africa than it is for Africans and only 13 of 55 countries offer visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to all Africans. This is according to the Africa Visa Openness Report 2016. Experts from the The African Development Bank, McKinsey & Company and the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Africa share insights and their outlook for the continent.
•Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina, President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Abidjan; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum on Africa.
•Dominic Barton, Global Managing Director, McKinsey & Company, USA; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum on Africa; Meta-Council on the Circular Economy.
•Carlos Lopes, Undersecretary-General and Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Addis Ababa; Global Agenda Council on Africa.
•John Mirenge, Chief Executive Officer, Rwandair, Rwanda.
Moderated by Oliver Cann, Head of Media Content, World Economic Forum.