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Speakers

His Excellency John Dramani Mahama
President of the Republic of Ghana
Mr Leonidas Donskis
Professor at Vytautus Magnus University in Kaunas, Lithuania
Mr Rutger Bregman
One of Europe’s most prominent young thinkers (Netherlands)
Mr. Cable Green
Director of Open Education at Creative Commons (CC) (USA)
Mr. Carlos Lopes
Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa of the UN (Guinea Bissau)
Mr. Francesco Cavallari
Founder and president of Video Games Without Borders (Italy)
Mr. Kayode Akintemi
Journalist, TV presenter and General Manager Operations at Channels TV (Nigeria)
Mr. Palagummi Sainath
Rural reporter, writer and journalism lecturer at the Sophia Polytechnic University in Chennai (India)
Ms Catarina De Albuquerque
SWA’s Executive Chair; law professor at Washington’s American University and University of Braga (Portugal)
Ms. Alexandra Silfverstolpe Tolstoy
Working with development issues for 20 years with the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sida, the UN, the EU Commission and civil society organizations.
Ms. Aziza Chaouni
Civil engineer, architect and founder of Chaouni Projects (Morocco)
Ms. Daniela Bas
Director of the UN Division of Social Policy and Development / Department of Economic and Social Policy and Development (Italy)
Ms. Farah Karimi
Director of Oxfam Novib in The Netherlands
Ms. Neela Banerjee
Washington-based reporter for Inside Climate News (USA)
Ms. Nnenna Nwakanma
An experienced development professional who has worked in the ICT field in Africa (Nigeria)
Ms. Sanchaita Gajapati Raju
Managing Trustee of SANA (India)