The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has arrived in Paris, the capital of France to attend a summit on Financing African Economies.
He was welcomed by his French counterpart, His Excellency Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Tuesday Morning, May 18 2021.
In a Facebook post to announce his arrival, the President wrote,”I am currently in Paris, France, attending a Summit on Financing African Economies, which is being convened by the French President, His Excellency Emmanuel Macron.”
He explained that the Summit, which will bring together several African and European leaders, and heads of international financial institutions, will devise strategies that will boost strong, inclusive recovery in Africa, grounded in a dynamic private sector.
He also stated that the summit will help foster sustainable progress and prosperity, and accelerate the green and digital transition in line with the 2030 UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.
Also attending the summit is Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, Rwandan President, Paul Kagame and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa.