Food: The Center of our Lives and the Center of our Futures

 Food: The Center of our Lives and the Center of our Futures John Agyekum Kufuor   Food often brings us together—whether it is working to harvest crops, preparing traditional recipes or over joyous celebrations. While what we eat varies, food is a constant across families and across national lines. It is a need we all….

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IMPLICATIONS OF THE KUBUQI EXPERIENCE FOR DESERTIFICATION CONTROL IN AFRICA

Mr. Chairman, Very Distinguished Guests, Participants, Ladies and Gentlemen, I feel very much honoured to be part of this event, and I am most grateful to Mr. WANG Wenbiao and sponsors of the “Kubuqi International Desert Forum 2015” for inviting me…

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Linking Climate Smart Agriculture and Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture

Address by H.E. John Kufuor, Former President of the Republic of Ghana at a Panel Discussion of the Global Panel on Agriculture for Food Systems and Nutrition at the African Green Revolution Forum 2014 Conference on the topic “Linking Climate Smart Agriculture and Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture” on 4th September, 2014 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia…

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Security, Development and National Transformation. Abuja, Nigeria

Speech by H.E. John Agyekum Kufuor, Former President of the Republic of Ghana as the Guest Speaker at the 52nd Independence Anniversary Lecture at Abuja, Nigeria, 18th September, 2012   Your Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Your Excellency, Namadi Sambo, Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Honourable Speaker of the….

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Security, Development and National Transformation. Abuja, Nigeria

Speech by H.E. John Agyekum Kufuor, Former President of the Republic of Ghana as the Guest Speaker at the 52nd Independence Anniversary Lecture at Abuja, Nigeria, 18th September, 2012   Your Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Your Excellency, Namadi Sambo, Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Honourable Speaker of the….

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Why a Strong Africa is Important for China-Africa Partnership

Speech Delivered by HE John A Kufuor, Former President of the Republic of Ghana at the 1st China Meets Africa at the Accra International Conference Centre. Topic: Why a Strong Africa is Important for China-Africa Partnership Date: 30 – 08 – 12   Mr. Chairman, Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, I am genuinely delighted to be…

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Challenges and Opportunities of Entrepreneurship Capacity Development in Africa

Speech Delivered by HE John Agyekum Kufuor, Former President of the Republic of Ghana at the: Eminent Speaker’s Forum of the ADB in Tunis. Topic: Challenges and Opportunities of Entrepreneurship Capacity Development in Africa Date: 06 – 07 – 2012   Dr Donald Kaberuka, President of Africa’s Development Bank, Members of the ADB Board of

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