Global Leaders' Investment Debate

Event
Session Type
Conference
Session Themes
High-level event
21 April 2008
16:00 - 19:00 Africa/Accra
Africa/Accra

The debate will bring together government and corporate leaders from across the world to assess opportunities and challenges emanating from a rapidly changing international investment landscape. From their different perspectives, the leaders will discuss what governments can do to improve business environments and what companies can do to accelerate the development process in the countries in which they invest. The leaders will also consider how foreign investment can spur local enterprise and reduce poverty. The event will draw on the insights of leading decision-makers in politics and business to generate a rich, solutions-oriented debate.

Speakers

Secretary-General of UNCTAD
President, Ghana
President of Finland and Co-Chair of UN Millennium Summit
President of Rwanda
Vice-President of El Salvador
President of China International Investment Council and President of SINOTRANS
CEO of Gold Fields Ltd
Chairman of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation and Founder of Celte
CEO of Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA)

Moderators

CNBC's programme "The Leaders"