IMF – High-level conference on the Promotion of Good Governance and Fight Against Corruption


Monday, June 13, 10.00 AM Central African Time- 8.00 AM GMT

On June 13-14, the IMF, the African Union, and the Bank of Botswana are organising a high-level conference on the Promotion of Good Governance and Fight Against Corruption to discuss how Africa can reap the benefits of good governance to improve growth opportunities, create jobs, reduce poverty and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGS). Join us on June 13 to watch the opening session live on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and YouTube , and watch the concluding session (‘ The way Forward- Raising Africa’s Governance Standards) streamed on our social media channels on Twitter , and Facebook on Wednesday, June 15 at 8.00 AM ET (12:00 GMT). The full programme is available here


Opening session: “ A Framework to Win the Fight Against Corruption in Good Times and in Bad Times” (June 13)

  • Ms. Antoinette Monsio Sayeh, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  • Hon. Peggy Serame, Minister of Finance of Botswana
  • H.E. Dr. Monique Nsanzabaganwa, Deputy Chairperson (DCP) African Union Commission (AUC)

Concluding session: “ The Way Forward Raising’s Africa Governance Standards” (June 15)

  • Hon. Thabo Mbeki, Former President of South Africa Panelists
  • H.E. Ambassador Bankole Adeoye, Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace and Security, African Union Commission.
  • Mr. Abebe Aemro Selassie, Director, IMF African Department
  • Mr. Ousmane Diagana, Vice President, Western and Central Africa, World Bank
  • Professor Kevin Urama, Acting Vice President, African Development Bank
  • Professor Thulisile Madonsela, Former Public Protector of South Africa
  • Hon. Ms. Nadia Fettah Alaoui, Minister of Economy and Finance, Morocco
  • Mr. Tarek Hassan Amer, Governor, Central Bank of Egypt

How to join: Watch the event live on YouTube , Facebook , and Twitter