The key question posed to participants was: How can the global community achieve inclusive economic growth while addressing the pressing natural resource security challenges that are emerging and evolving?
The pre-forum is expected to set an opportune platform to discuss the role of regional integration as a means to jointly manage Africa’s resources and forward recommendations on the impact of RECs on informing and triggering discussions about natural resource governance at the Tana Forum.
IPSS was ranked 49th in the list of think tanks based in Sub-Saharan Africa, one of the 25 Ethiopian-based think tanks mentioned in the rankings. In 2015, the Institute was ranked 50th in the same category
On 30 January 2017, IPSS hosted its first Indaba session of the year, titled ‘US-Africa Relations Under the Trump Administration’ and presented by Ambassador Reuben E. Brigety, former US Permanent Representative to the African Union and the UN Economic Commission for Africa