Webinar on the African Continental Free Trade Area

February 23, 2021, Online

Speech by Jaime de Melo (University of Geneva, Ferdi): African Continental Free Trade Area, perspectives and challenges.


Welcome and introduction

  • Mr Vincent Subilia General Director, CCIG
  • Mr Michael Rheinegger, Managing Director, SABC

African Continental Free Trade Area AfCFTA

  • H . E. Mrs Siri Walt, Head of the Sub Saharan Africa and Francophonie Division, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs
  • Prof. Jaime de Melo, Honorary Professor, University of Geneva, FERDI
  • Mrs Mena Hassan, PhD, Trade Policy and Trade Facilitation Expert, World Trade Organization
  • Mr Chido Munyati, Acting Head of Africa, Global Leadership Fellow, World Economic Forum