The G-8 and Africa: Rhetoric or Action?

Ms. Ockrent moderated a panel that talked about international development programs for the African Continent. Among the issues… read more

Ms. Ockrent moderated a panel that talked about international development programs for the African Continent. Among the issues they addressed were measures to strengthen economies and security infrastructures, treating and eradicating diseases such as Malaria and AIDS, and using international tariffs on global transactions to fund economic development programs. They also talked about providing global leadership, advancing democratic institutions, and the role G-8 countries could play on the continent.

Following their remarks they answered questions from an audience of dignitaries and financiers including U.S. Senator Bill Frist and George Soros. Prime Minister Blair departed during the discussion to attend a prior engagement. close

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Program ID:
185319-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Forum
Location:
Davos, Switzerland
First Aired:
Jan 27, 2005
Last Aired:
Jan 29, 2005

Airing Details

  • Jan 27, 2005 | 4:56pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 27, 2005 | 7:58pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 27, 2005 | 10:54pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 28, 2005 | 8:27am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2005 | 1:06pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 29, 2005 | 5:28pm EST | C-SPAN 1