Outcome Report of the Africa Regional Dialogue 2024

The Summit of the Future, The Africa We Want and the United Nations We Need

Africa stands at a pivotal juncture in its history, marked by unprecedented challenges and unparalleled opportunities. From socio-economic development to peace and security, the continent is grappling with multifaceted issues that demand innovative solutions and concerted action. In this context, the role of the United Nations, as the preeminent global institution for fostering cooperation and advancing common goals, becomes ever more crucial.

The Africa Summit of the Future Dialogue on “The Africa We Want and the United Nations (UN) We Need” brought together a diverse array of experts, including policymakers, civil society leaders, academics, women and youth advocates, united by a shared commitment to shaping a more inclusive, prosperous, and peaceful Africa. Through vibrant discussions, thought-provoking panels, and interactive workshops, participants delved into the complexities of the continent's challenges, while also exploring new pathways to sustainable development and regional integration.