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Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development - Africa 2020
24 - 26 June 2020

From 24 to 26 June, the United Nations Office at Nairobi (Kenya) will host the Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development (GFRID) – Africa 2020, organized by IFAD in collaboration with the African Union and the World Bank Group.

The three-day forum will focus on opportunities and challenges in the African remittance market, and the impact these flows can have on the sustainable development of migrants’ communities of origin.

Location

Nairobi, Kenya

Event Website

www.gfrid2020.org


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May 2018 - EVENT
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June 2017 - EVENT
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June 2015 - EVENT
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