2nd Ministerial Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation in Africa

Date: 
14 Oct 2014 to 17 Oct 2014
Location: 
Rabat
Morocco

The 2nd Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) ended October 17, 2014 with the signing of the Rabat Declaration by the Ministers present at the conference.

The Forum, which took place in Rabat, October 14-17, 2014, was hosted by the government of Morocco and organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the government of Finland, and a number of partners including ADEA, the African Union Commission, UNESCO, ISESCO and UNECA.

Twenty-one African Ministers or their representatives attended the Forum, coming from the following countries: Benin, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Gabon, the Gambia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, Sao Tome and Principe, Swaziland, Togo and Uganda.