Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has hosted the first _ASToN all Partner Meeting_ held at the Lord Mayor’s Parlor this morning.
In his welcome remarks, the Lord Mayor stressed the need for African Cities opening doors to the world and to each other through closer collaboration. He said this can be realized through improving on the social fabric and having our Cities as economic engines of growth. He called partners to specialize in manufacturing along with other regionally and globally tradable goods and services.
This first partner meeting was attended by the AFD Director, ASToN Head of Unit, H.W Ben Amara Kamel the Mayor of the Municipality of Bizerte, Tunisia, H.W Bouignane Aziz the Mayor the Mayor of Benguerir Local Authority, Morocco, H.W Antwi Osei Assibey the Executive Mayor of Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, Ghana, Heads of Cities and Municipalities from across Africa, Governors, Mayors, CEOs and Permanent Secretaries.
The objective of the