• The New Urban Agenda and Demographic Dividend: Investments for Africa’s Youth (25 March 2017)

    Co-organised by OSAA, the AUC, UNECA, and UN-Habitat

    The urban and demographic transitions currently underway in Africa are two of the most important shifts with profound implications for inclusive growth and transformation. Urbanization and population growth, and their potential and risks, present invaluable opportunities and challenges for Africa. Photo: Lagos, Africa's Model Mega-City, QCPTV.com

Africa in Transformation

  • Agenda 2063, The Future We Want for AfricaAgenda 2063 is a vision for Africa by Africans for "an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, driven by its own citizens and representing a dynamic force in the global arena."
  • Women and girls are driving the progress towards economic, environmental, socio-cultural, political, scientific and technological goals in Africa.
  • TICAD 6 logo
    The Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD-VI) will be held on 27 & 28 August 2016 in Nairobi. Learn more about OSAA at TICAD-VI.
  • On 22 April 2016, 175 parties signed the Paris Agreement. The Agreement is critical for Africa's efforts to mitigate climate change and adapt to the impact of climate variability.
  • Sustainable Development GoalsThe UN General Assembly reaffirmed its support to Africa in the new 2030 Agenda for sustainable development.