Day - 1: 9th Tana Forum

The Annual Book Launch: “Africa First” Igniting a Growth Revolution by Jakkie Cilliers

MELES ZENAWI LECTURE: Tribute to Benjamin Mkapa and Professor Thandika Mkandawire

Side Event 1: Rebuilding After COVID-19: Lessons for Effective Governance and Sustainable Peace and Development in Africa (AACC)

Day - 2: 9th Tana Forum

Opening Session: KUDO Virtual Platform

SIDE EVENT 2: The Other Pandemic, Illicit Financial Flows and COVID-19 (MSC)

Day - 3: 9th Tana Forum

HIGH-LEVEL PANEL: The AfCFTA, Revitalizing Pan-Africanism and Integration

Presentations by African University Essay Competition winners

Day - 4: 9th Tana Forum

SESSION I: Accelerating the AfCFTA in the Context of Global Governance and COVID-19 

Day - 5: 9th Tana Forum

SIDE EVENT 3: Towards the Pan-African Dream? African Feminist Considerations for the AfCFTA (Afrifem Macroeconomics Collective)

SESSION II: The AfCFTA and Conflict Transformation

SIDE EVENT 4: Peace And Stability: A Recipe For Successful AFCTA Implementation (Humanity United)

Day - 6: 9th Tana Forum

Voices from Tana

SESSION III: Making the AfCFTA Work


Introducing the Ethiopian Christmas!

Introducing the Ethiopian Christmas!

While the rest of the world celebrates Christmas on December 25th, Ethiopians, alongside Russian, Greek and Serbian Orthodox churches, celebrate Christmas Day which is called “Genna” on January 7th. Santa Claus isn’t a big part of Ethiopian Christmas. Instead, in the...

End of year thank you note

End of year thank you note

As we approach the end of a tumultuous year, we would like to extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation to all that have worked with and supported IPSS in 2020. It has been a difficult and challenging year with the COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact...

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Frank, relevant and candid dialogue is fundamental to resolving conflict and transforming societies. The Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa is an annual meeting that brings together African leaders and stakeholders to engage and explore African-led security solutions.

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