President Tinubu To Attend Two-Day Finance Summit In Paris
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on June 19, 2023
President Bola Tinubu will on Thursday join his counterparts from across the world to participate in the Paris Summary for New Global Financial Pact, convened by President Emmanuel Macron of France.
This is confirmed in a statement signed by the Special Adviser, Special Duties, Communication and Strategy, Dele Alake.
The statement further stated that the President, while in France will “participate, review and sign a New Global Financial Pact that places vulnerable countries on the priority list for support and investment, following the devastating impact of climate change, energy crisis, and after effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to Alake, the President and the other global leaders, multilateral institutions, financial experts and economists will also take a more holistic look at the recovery of economies from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and rising cases of poverty, with a view to providing access to finance and investment that will leverage inclusive growth.