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Tamale Economic Summit Pre-Events
October 15, 2014 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM GMT
#TamaleSummit G+ Hangout: The Role of the Northern Native in Dev’t – Migration & Investment Trends
Online, October 15
The second in a two-part G+ Hangout series* leading up to the inaugural Tamale Economic Summit (TES 2014)** will focus on the role of Northern natives in development, while exploring migration and investment trends and flows and the influence of Ghana’s North-South divide on opportunities and solutions. Linked to the TES 2014 agenda for transformation in Northern Ghana, a special focus will be on agribusiness, entrepreneurship and technology.
Date: Wednesday October 15, 2014
Time: 12pm-1pm (GMT)
Channel: Google Hangout, YouTube Live Stream, & Twitter Chat
Official Twitter account:@Tamale_Summit
Event Hashtag: #TamaleSummit
Moderators: @jabdulai & @BaahDuoduPrince
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TES’14 Pre-Event: The Northern Arena
Accra Green Market, Sept. 6
The Accra Green Market which will be hosting about fifteen vendors and exhibitors, including what we’ve dubbed, “The Northern Arena”. This part of the event will be giving the attendants a foretaste of the Northern culture through the sale of clothing, drinks, music and cosmetics originating from the northern regions of Ghana. A five minute documentary about the northern regions will also be shown at the booth.
Visit the Accra Green Market event page for full details!
Jemila Abdulai is the creative director, editor and founder of the award-winning website Circumspecte.com. A media and international development professional and economist by training, she combines her business, communications and project management expertise with her strong passion for Africa. Besides writing and reading, she enjoys travel, global cuisine, movies, and good design.