The talks were held at the 3rd International Conference on Financing for Development in Africa, held from January 13 to 16 at the headquarters of the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
The African Union Commission and the Government of the United States discussed the details of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development, to be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from January 13 to 16, 2015. The AU was represented at this meeting by the Chairwoman of the Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, while the United States was represented by John Podesta, advisor to the President of the United States, Barack Obama.
At the meeting they also discussed the Post-2015 Development Agenda and the importance of the Africa 2063 Program.
The statement from the AU indicates that, during the meeting between Zuma and Podesta, other subjects were reviewed regarding the Sustainable Development Goals, with emphasis on areas of interest to the African continent that require attention, including health, nutrition, energy, education, gender, economics, peace and security.
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