7-8 JUNE 2017 / Tour & Taxis / Brussels

EDD 2016 speakers

  • Cecilia Malmström
    Commissioner for Trade
    European Commission
    2016, 2015
  • Her Majesty Mathilde the Queen of Belgians
    2016, 2015
  • Neven Mimica
    Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development
    European Commission
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Nesmy Manigat
    Former Minister for Education and Vocational Training
    Haiti
    2016, 2015
  • Alexander De Croo
    Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Development Cooperation, Digital Agenda, Telecom and Postal Services
    Government of Belgium
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Romain Schneider
    Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Luxembourg
    2016, 2015
  • David Nabarro
    UN Special Adviser on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
    United Nations
    2016, 2015
  • Federica Mogherini
    High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President
    European Commission
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Winnie Byanyima
    Executive Director
    Oxfam International
    2016, 2013
  • Louis Michel
    Co-Chair, ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
    2016, 2015, 2012, 2010, 2009
  • Tertius Zongo
    Former Prime Minister of Burkina Faso and High-level advisor on Fragility in the Sahel Region
    African Development Bank
    2017, 2016
  • Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
    Executive Director
    UN WOMEN
    2016
  • Lilianne Ploumen
    Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation
    Government of the Netherlands
    2016
  • Miguel Arias Cañete
    Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy
    European Commission
    2016
  • Tone Skogen
    State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Norway
    2016
  • Ronald de Jong
    Executive Vice President and Chief Market Leader
    Royal Philips
    2016
  • Julie Ward
    Member
    European Parliament
    2016
  • Isabella Lövin
    Minister for International Development Cooperation
    MFA - Sweden
    2016
  • Frans Timmermans
    First Vice-President for Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
    European Commission
    2016
  • Grete Faremo
    Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director
    United Nations Office for Project Services
    2016
  • Bob Collymore
    CEO
    Safaricom
    2016
  • Andrus Ansip
    Vice President for the Digital Single Market
    European Commission
    2017, 2016
  • Souleymane Jules Diop
    Secretary of State in charge of the Emergency Community Development Programme
    Government of the Republic of Senegal
    2016
  • Honoré Feizouré
    Minister
    Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Central African Republic
    2016
  • Julia Gillard
    Chair of the Board
    Global Partnership for Education
    2016
  • Anna Zaborska
    Member
    European Parliament
    2016
  • Charles Goerens
    Member
    European Parliament
    2016
  • Karmenu Vella
    Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
    European Commission
    2016
  • Christos Stylianides
    Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management
    European Commission
    2016
  • Yong Li
    Director General
    United Nations Industrial Development Organization
    2016
  • Jim Yong Kim
    President
    The World Bank Group
    2016
  • Nyaradzayi Gumbozvanda
    Representative of CONCORD Europe / International Board Chair, Action Aid International
    2016
  • Cina Lawson
    Minister for Post and Digital Economy
    Government of Togo
    2016
  • Mebrahtu Meles
    State Minister of Industry, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
    2016
  • Mohamed Omer Arteh
    Deputy Prime Minister
    Somalia
    2016
  • Faustin-Archange Touadéra
    President
    Central African Republic
    2016
  • Roch Marc Christian Kaboré
    President
    Burkina Faso
    2016
  • Hailemariam Desalegn Boshe
    Prime Minister
    Ethiopia
    2016
  • Dimitris Avramopoulos
    Commissionner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship
    European Commission
    2016
  • Ban Ki-Moon
    Secretary General, United Nations
    United Nations
    2016
  • Uhuru Kenyatta
    President and Commander-in-chief of the Defence Forces, Republic of Kenya
    2016
  • Bibi Ameenah Firdaus Gurib-Fakim
    President of the Republic
    Republic of Mauritius
    2016
  • Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi
    Prime Minister
    2016
  • Rui Maria de Araujo
    Prime Minister
    2016
  • Charles Armel Doubane
    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Central African Republic
    2016
  • Joseph Yakete
    Minister of Defence, Central African Republic
    2016
  • Felix Moloua
    Minister of Economy and Planning, Central African Republic
    2016
  • Hernâni Coelho
    Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Timor-Leste
    2016
  • Hadizatou Rosine Coulibaly-Sori
    Minister of Economy, Finance and Development of Burkina Faso
    2016
  • Alpha Barry
    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Burkinabe abroad, Burkina Faso
    2016

Development actors from around the globe are gathering in Brussels on 7 - 8 June to shape the debate around the main theme of "Investing in Development."

Watch the trailer for this year's forum and browse our website to discover the programme.

Registrations are open until 13 May.

EDD 2017 Teaser

Development actors from around the globe are gathering in Brussels on 7 - 8 June to shape the debate around the main theme of "Investing in Development."

Watch the trailer for this year's forum and browse our website to discover the programme.

Registrations are open until 13 May.

EDD 2017 Teaser

EDD 2017 Teaser

Development actors from around the globe are gathering in Brussels on 7 - 8 June to shape the debate around the main theme of "Investing in Development."

Watch the trailer for this year's forum and browse our website to discover the programme.

Registrations are open until 13 May.

European Development Days 2016