One of the thematic areas discussed during the first Africa Regional PFD which the Alliance Africa and its members wish to build upon was the enabling environment for the implementation and monitoring of the implementation of the SDGs by and for co-operatives.
The 4th Workshop with the Private Sector in the framework of the Policy Forum on Development (PFD) took place today at the Management Centre Europe, gathering representatives from the private sector, civil society organisations and the European Commission.
" The first Africa Regional PFD meeting scheduled for Senegal, Dakar on October 3-4, 2016 is indeed an opportunity to take stock of our achievements and limitations since the last Africa Multistakeholder Meeting held in Nairobi, December 2014.
More than 1.8 billion people around the world are unemployed. “It’s a global challenge. Youth employment issues are happening in Europe, it’s happening everywhere in the world,” said Alexandra Makaroff, Head of Plan International’s EU office.