The Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security gathers every year numbers of African Chief of State and Governments, international partners, and multiple actors involve in Peace and Securities issues.
After six editions organized between 2014 and 2019, the Dakar Forum has become an annual meeting awaited by leaders and international actors involved in Africa's development. Initiated under the leadership of the President of the Republic of Senegal, H.E. Macky SALL, the next edition of the Forum will take place in a singular context as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Since 2020, the sudden eruption of this global crisis has been a real strategic surprise. Even today, no one can predict with certainty its health, social, economic and security consequences. For African States, committed with Agenda 2063 to ensure the stability and security of the continent, this pandemic is perceived as a revelation and a gas pedal of the fragilities and multiple challenges they must face together.
It is for all these reasons that the seventh edition of the Dakar Forum will focus on the theme
"The challenges of stability and emergence in Africa in a post-COVID-19 world"
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