Faure Gnassingbé

President of Togo

Faure Gnassingbé

President of Togo

Biography

The President Faure Gnassingbé, who currently chairs the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), welcomed the relevance of the themes selected for the 16th Dialogue of Civilizations Rhodes Forum and especially the summit devoted to Africa in its irreversible quest for harmonious development.

H.E. Mr. Faure Gnassingbé will in particular take part in a focal event of this year’s forum – the Africa Summit, titled “Engaging Africa in Dialogue: Towards a harmonious development of the continent”, which will take place on October 6, 2018 in the form of a high-level panel dedicated to the development of the African continent and its relations with the rest of the world.

There’s no doubt that the quality of the expected participants coupled with the DOC experience in organizing such events will contribute to the success of the work of the 16th Dialogue of Civilizations Rhodes Forum for mutual understanding between the people of different cultures and an inclusive development of the planet”, he also stated.

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