Thursday, November 1, 2018

Secretary for Horizon 2020 Plan Attends Opening of Global Development Centre in South Korea

The Secretary of State, in charge of the Horizon 2020 National Plan, César Augusto Mba Abogo, attended the opening ceremony for the Global Knowledge Exchange Development Centre (GKEDC) in South Korea.

Various representatives from international economic organizations, such as the Asian Development Bank, the World Bank, Green Climate Fund, and OECD countries also attended the ceremony.

At the GKECD, South Korea will offer its experience of the development of the country - from poverty and underdevelopment to being at the forefront of technology in the 21st century. The centre will also serve as a Global Knowledge Hub on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, Sustainable Development Goals, and climate change.