With elections taking place in more than 20 African countries in 2019, the world’s youngest continent is facing a new era.
The 28th World Economic Forum on Africa aims to prepare for the future by focusing on smart institutions, investment, integration, industry and innovation.
Under the theme Shaping Inclusive Growth and Shared Futures in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the meeting will address the African Union’s Agenda 2063 priorities.
The event is taking place in Cape Town, South Africa on 4-6 September.
Here is our guide to how to follow #af19 on our digital channels. We encourage you to post, share, and retweet by tagging our accounts and by using our official hashtag.
Join the conversation:
The official meeting hashtag is #af19. Follow tweets on this hashtag to keep up with everything going on in the meeting.
You can join our 7 million followers on http://wef.ch/facebook.
Follow the meeting on our LinkedIn page at http://wef.ch/linkedin.
Follow us on Instagram at http://wef.ch/instagram where we will promote key pictures and cover the day's events on our stories.
Live-streamed videos of our sessions will be available on YouTube.
During the meeting, we will be publishing articles by participants, executives and industry leaders and members of our communities - Young Global Leaders, Social Entrepreneurs and Global Shapers - on our content platform, Agenda.
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A selection of the best pictures taken at #af1919 will be made available free of charge under the creative commons licence (cc-by-sa) on Flickr at http://wef.ch/pix.
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