Recognising the achievements, addressing the challenges and getting back on track to achieve the MDGs by 2015

AMBASSADOR STEPHEN OLUKOREDE WILLOUGHBY - New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD), Acting Chief Executive Officer

Ambassador Willoughby is the acting Chief Executive of the NEPAD Secretariat. He served for about 30 years in the Nigerian Foreign Service where he specialized in African Development issues.

Ambassador Willoughby has served as a diplomat in China, Russia, Belgium, Ethiopia and France.