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Jakaya Kikwete

Jakaya Kikwete

Jakaya Kikwete was president of Tanzania from 2005-2015. This is an edited extract from his keynote address at a conference on ‘Africa’s Future in a Changing Global Order: Agency in International Relations’, organised by Chatham House in Addis Ababa on 10-11 July 2019.
    Africa is weak and vulnerable — but not powerless
    Africa is weak and vulnerable — but not powerless
    I am concerned with the evolving global trend which threatens to reverse much of the gains made in multilateralism that we have enjoyed in the past...
    Africans must wake up and act
    Africans must wake up and act
    I am concerned about the evolving global trend that threatens to reverse many of the gains in multilateralism enjoyed over the past several...