Annual Symposium Programme

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Theme: Positioning Namibia to reap the benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Area

Programme

Date:  Thursday, 05 November 2020 

Time:  07:15 - 13:00 

Venue: Windhoek Country Club Resort


Order of Proceedings

Director of Ceremonies: Mr. Kazembire Zemburuka

07:15 – 08:15 Registration
08:15 – 08:30 Welcoming Address:
Johannes !Gawaxab: Governor - Bank of Namibia 
 
08:30 – 09:00 Keynote Address and Official Opening:
Honourable Mrs. Lucia Iipumbu: Minister - Ministry of Industrialisation & Trade of the Republic of Namibia
09:00 – 09:30 Overview of the African Continental Free-Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement and Namibia Trade Policies Framework
Ms Florette Nakusera: Director, Research & Financial Stability Department - Bank of Namibia
09:30 – 10:00 How to position Namibia to reap the benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Area - Experience and lessons from other countries
H.E.Dr. Vera Songwe: United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa
10:00 – 10:30 TEA BREAK
10:30 – 11:00
Gearing the Namibian Private sector for the opportunities offered by the AfCFTA: Private - Public Sector Collaboration
Mr Sven Thieme: Chairperson - Ohlthaver & List
11:00 – 11:30
SACU position on AfCFTA and gearing the Namibian Private sector for the opportunities offered by the AfCFTA
Ms Paulina Elago: Executive Director - SACU Secretariat
11:30 – 12:45
Panel Discussion and the Way Forward
Moderator:
Mr. I.K. Zemburuka
Speakers & Discussant:
Dr. Hippolyte Fofack: Chief Economist/Director - African Export & Import Bank
Ms Florette Nakusera, Bank of Namibia
Mrs. Ndiitah Nghipondoka Robiati: Deputy Executive Director - Trade and Commerce
Representative from AfCFTA Secretariat
12:45 – 13:00 Vote of Thanks:
Mr. Ebson Uanguta, Deputy Governor, Bank of Namibia
13:00 – 14:00 Luncheon


PROMOTING POLICY DIALOGUE SUPPORTIVE OF SUSTAINABLE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NAMIBIA




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