15-16 JUNE 2016 / 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
    EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development
    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
    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
    2016, 2015
  • Federica Mogherini
    High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission
    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
    Special high-level advisor on Fragility in the Sahel Region
    African Development Bank
    2016
  • Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
    Executive Director
    UN Women
    2016
  • Lilianne Ploumen
    Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, 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
  • Julie Ward
    Member of the European Parliament
    2016
  • Isabella Lövin
    Minister for International Development Cooperation - Sweden Ministry for Foreign Affairs
    2016
  • Grete Faremo
    Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director
    United Nations Office for Project Services
    2016
  • Andrus Ansip
    Vice President for the Digital Single Market
    European Commission
    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
  • 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
  • Ban Ki-Moon
    Secretary General, United Nations
    2016
  • Uhuru Kenyatta
    President and Commander-in-chief of the Defence Forces, Republic of Kenya
    2016
  • Bibi Ameenah Firdaus Gurib-Fakim
    President, Republic of Mauritius
    2016
  • Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi
    Prime Minister, Samoa
    2016
  • Rui Maria de Araujo
    Prime Minister, Timor-Leste
    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

EDD 2016 Highlights

EDD 2016 Highlights

EDD 2016 Highlights

EDD2016: Discover what happened during the two intensive days of exchanging ideas, building new partnerships and debating on possible solutions for the world’s most pressing challenges.

EDD 2016 Young Leaders Q&A with Commissioner Mimica

EDD 2016 Young Leaders Q&A with Commissioner Mimica

EDD 2016 Young Leaders Q&A with Commissioner Mimica

At EDD 2016, young people from around the world have joined the debate about development policy and international cooperation. Some of this year's Young Leaders have put their burning questions to Neven Mimica, EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development.

European Development Days 2016