As part of this year’s 50th Annual Conference, the Canadian Bureau for International Education invites you to attend

Canada-Africa Roundtable

Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Time: 8:30am – 1:00pm
 Location: The Westin Hotel, Ottawa, ON
Cost: $150 per person (coffee and lunch included)

The Roundtable will bring together Canadian and African stakeholders from academia, civil society and the public and private spheres, with the goal of facilitating dialogue, sharing experiences and identifying priority needs and investments in the education sector. The Roundtable will host an armchair plenary as well as three breakout sessions on the following themes:

Theme 1 – Quality Education for All: Supporting the Advancement of Basic Education in Sub-Saharan Africa
Theme 2 – Technical and Vocational Education and Training: Cultivating Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship
Theme 3 – Shaping African Leaders of Tomorrow: Building Sustainable, Professional Capacity for Long-Term Growth

View the Roundtable Agenda Here

CBIE invites stakeholders engaging in the African education sector to participate in the Roundtable discussion to develop networks and strengthen partnerships as well as share expertise and experience with the broader professional community.

Hear insight from Global Affairs Canada, Aga Khan Foundation, CODE, Kenya High Commission, Zambia High Commission, Institute of African Studies – Carleton University and Nova Scotia Community College

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For more information contact Melissa Payne