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Davos Annual Meeting 2007 - Delivering the Promise of Africa (Highlights) recent years world leaders have agreed to unprecedented commitments for aid and debt relief, while African governments have committed to new standards of governance and transparency. But questions remain as to whether these promises will be met and if Africa can sustain growth and development.1) What are African governments doing to create the conditions for sustainable growth? Is governance improving?2) Are G8 and other donor countries on track to meet commitments made at the Gleneagles and UN summits? 3) What concrete steps should be taken in the coming year to maintain momentum for the continent?Tony Blair, Prime Minister of the United KingdomBono, Musician, DATA (Debt, AIDS and Trade in Africa), United KingdomHubert Burda, Publisher and Chief Executive Officer, Burda Media, GermanyPat Davies, Chief Executive Officer, Sasol, South AfricaWilliam H. Gates III, Chairman, Microsoft Corporation, USAEllen Johnson Sirleaf, President of LiberiaDonald Kaberuka, President, African Development Bank, TunisThabo Mbeki, President of South AfricaKumi Naidoo, Secretary-General and Chief Executive Officer, Civicus-World Alliance for Citizen Participation, South Africa; Young Global LeaderSadako Ogata, President, Japan International Cooperation Agency, JapanBernd Pfaffenbach, Chancellor's Personal Representative to the G-8, GermanyModerated byNiall FitzGerald, Chairman, Reuters, United Kingdom; Member of the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum
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