Speakers

Day 1 Plenary

November 12, 2020

Akinwumi Adesina,
President of the African Development Bank
(Speaker)
The Lord Alderdice FRCPsych
House of Lords
(Closing Remarks)
Honourable Janet Austin
Lieutenant Governor British Columbia
(Greeting)
Nahlah Ayed
Journalist, CBC
(Moderator)

Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell
Lieutenant Governor of Ontario
(Speaker)

Hakima El Haite
President of Liberal International.
(Speaker)

Kevin Hall
President, Vice-Chancellor, University of Victoria
(Greeting)

Mayor Lisa Helps
City of Victoria
(Greeting)

Day 2 Plenary

Nov. 13, 2020

Manuel Balán
Director, Institute for the Study of International Development, McGill University, Canada

Mary McCarthy
Policy Lead – Nutrition | Development Cooperation and Africa Division (Irish Aid), Ireland

Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale

Sohela Nazneen
Research Fellow, Institute of Development Studies, UK

Rachel Sabates-Wheeler
Research Fellow, Institute of Development Studies, UK

Khalil Shariff
CEO, Aga Khan Foundation Canada

Peter Taylor
Institute of Development Studies, UK

Crystal Tremblay
University of Victoria, Canada