The 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 77) will open on Tuesday, 13 September 2022. The first day of the high-level General Debate will be Tuesday, 20 September 2022.

Some of the AUDA-NEPAD key events on the of UNGA 77 include:

19 September

Launch of the AUDA-NEPAD Energize Africa Initiative: An AUDA-NEPAD programme in collaboration with Afreximbank

Pre-launch event: online from 10:00 to 11:30: Registration is now open at:

High-level Launch: 12:30 to 14:30 at the Westin Hotel, NYC

20 September

Climate Finance and Addressing Global Challenges

Venue: AU UN Office, NYC

22 September

Rethinking Development Cooperation and International Partnerships: Linkages to business involvement in development- “The Nexus”

Venue: Columbia University

Private Sector Investment in Health Dialogue

Strategies and Innovations for Public – Private Sector Engagement

31 Aug – 2 Sept 2022 | Nairobi Kenya

The Private Sector Investment in Health Dialogue will hold consultations with RECs, Member States, the private sector and partners on the opportunities and strategies for increasing private sector investment in health and provision of quality and equitable services. The Dialogue will also serve as a south-south learning platform between Africa and other regions, sharing good practices and strategies for collaboration to increase private sector engagement in health in Africa.

For more information, contact: Buhle Hlatshwayo,