WAGES REGIONAL FORUM 2021(Summary Report)
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- Global Affairs Canada
- Burkina Faso, Ghana, Guinea
- Olivia Nasewicz ([email protected])
- Economic Opportunities, Gender Equality, Local Governance, Youth
Since the inception of the project for West Africa Governance and Economic Sustainability in Extractive Areas (WAGES), each year, World University Service of Canada (WUSC) and the Center for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI) have worked together in organizing a flagship event with funding from Global Affairs Canada (GAC).Through WAGES, these events bring together, various stakeholders from the sub-region including Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana and Guinea to reflect on the progress and challenges regarding local governance and the role of women and youth in the economic development of extractive areas.