Addressing poverty and inequality in the Post 2015 Development Agenda

This document contains the Proceedings of the African Economic Conference 2015. Jointly organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the African Economic Conference (AEC) 2015 under the following theme: “Addressing Poverty and Inequality in the Post 2015 Development Agenda”. The AEC 2015 will provide an opportunity to assess the impact of current inclusive growth strategies by presenting the latest empirical evidence on poverty, inequality and human development in Africa. It will also provide critical thinking on how policy-makers, development partners, the private sector, civil society organizations and the academia should support the planning and implementation of the Post 2015 Development Agenda.