Towards a Regional Consensus
18-19 November 2013 - Swakopmund, Namibia
Hosted under the patronage of the Right Honourable Hage Geingob, Prime Minister of the Republic of Namibia
The 4th meeting of the OECD Network on the Governance of SOEs in Southern Africa will take place in in Swakopmund, Namibia, on 18-19 November 2013.
Inaugurated by a keynote address by the Right Honourable Prime Minister on the theme, “Towards a Regional Consensus,” the meeting will focus on:
- Agreeing on the Southern African Guidelines on the Governance of SOEs
- Working towards developing company guidance on anti-corruption and corporate ethics in SOEs
- Agreeing on priorities on the governance of SOEs in the infrastructure sector
Hosted and sponsored by the SOE Governance Council Secretariat, the Agricultural Bank of Namibia and the OECD, the meeting will bring together high-level government officials, enterprises and corporate governance stakeholders from the region for an exchange of practical experiences and expertise.
The discussions and analysis will also benefit from a number of specially-invited experts and practitioners from outside the Southern Africa region and the valuable participation of our regional partners, including the Development Bank of South Africa, the Southern African Development Community, the Africa Peer Review Mechanism and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development.
Summary record, Regional SOE Taskforce Meeting, 22-23 April 2013, Gabrone
Summary record, 3rd meeting of the SOE Network for Southern Africa, 8-9 October 2012, Midrand
For any questions regarding the Network, please contact Sara Sultan, Southern Africa Network Manager
+(33-1) 45 24 98 97
To register or for more information on logistics please contact Anne Nestour, Project Coordinator
+(33-1) 45 24 88 76