Francophone session “Investing in Africa” during the conference PRI in Person


As a part of the conference PRI in Person, we are organizing a francophone session.

Investing in Africa: opportunities and challenges for sustainable finance 

  • When ? Wednesday, September 11th – 2:15 – 3:30 pm
    Where ? Palais des Congrès | Paris

To ensure inclusive, resilient and sustainable African growth, the financial sector has a key role to play. To present different approaches and solutions, this round table will compare points of view:

– of public financial institutions;
– of a private infrastructure investor;
– of a financial centre that intends to play a catalytic role on the continent.

  • Moderated by Lionel Zinsou, Co-fondateur, SouthBridge
  • – Boutheina Ben Yaghlane, Directrice Générale, Caisse des Dépôts de Tunisie
  • – Ginette Borduas, ESG Compliance Officer, Meridiam
  • – Lamia Merzouki, Directrice Générale Adjointe, Casablanca Finance City Authority(delivered in French, with English translation available)