Sovereign debt discussion at AIX Online – 19 January 2021

The theme for the AIX: Online meeting on 19 January is Tackling sovereign debt issues: understanding a volatile situation for power and other infrastructure.

Topics listed in the programme:

  • Is Africa really facing a new debt crisis?
  • Are institutions and traditional business models still fit for purpose
  • How do Chinese loans compare with other lenders
  • Prospects for evolving existing structures or creating a new generation of debt relief packages

Panellists joining the live panel discussion:

  • Vincent Launay Senior Infrastructure Finance Specialist, World Bank’s Guarantees
  • Gadi Ndahumba, Head of Power Sector, African Legal Support Facility
  • Jonathan Berman, Managing Director, Autonomi Capital
  • Marc Howard, Researcher, African Energy
  • Patrick Smith, Editor, Africa Confidential and other panellists for this live discussion

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