Mo Ibrahim Foundation: Briefing

Mo Ibrahim Foundation: Briefing

Outlines the purpose and tools of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation; the four main 'pillars': IIAG, Ibrahim Prize, Ibrahim Forum, Fellowships & Scholarships, and also includes information on the Foundation Board and Prize Committee members
IIAG Interactive Excel

IIAG Interactive Excel

Contains all data (raw and normalised), scores, ranks, trends and calculations from the IIAG, as well as all Data Provider and Indicator metadata. The user can manipulate the file to gather information of interest on a particular country or region
IIAG Summary Report

IIAG Summary Report

Brief summary document that captures the key findings from the IIAG, as well as scores and ranks at sub-category level. Top-level information about the Mo Ibrahim Foundation and the IIAG is also provided
IIAG Data Report

IIAG Data Report

Extensive report that communicates all IIAG data down to sub-category level, including measurement imprecision, country spotlights, regional performance, data provider and indicator metadata
IIAG Structure

IIAG Structure

Diagrammatic representation of the structure of the IIAG including categories, sub-categories and indicators
IIAG Results Poster

IIAG Results Poster

Country rankings and scores for the latest data year of the IIAG, represented in a (removed reference as in next sentence) table. It is a useful quick reference, including short lists of 'Top Performers'
IIAG Unformatted Dataset

IIAG Unformatted Dataset


Imputation Assessments for the IIAG Dataset

Imputation Assessments for the IIAG Dataset


R Code for Computing the IIAG

R Code for Computing the IIAG


IIAG Methodology

IIAG Methodology

Detailed description of the method by which the MIF team calculates the IIAG
IIAG Interactive Excel (Zip Format)

IIAG Interactive Excel (Zip Format)


2011 Ibrahim Forum - African Agriculture: From Meeting Needs to Creating Wealth (Tunis, Tunisia)

2011 Ibrahim Forum - African Agriculture: From Meeting Needs to Creating Wealth (Tunis, Tunisia)

Briefing document from the 2011 Ibrahim Forum in Tunis that captures key facts and figures relating to African Agriculture, including demand and supply issues, growing imbalances, food security and attracting investment
2010 Ibrahim Forum - Regional Economic Integration (Port Louis, Mauritius)

2010 Ibrahim Forum - Regional Economic Integration (Port Louis, Mauritius)

Briefing document from the 2010 Ibrahim Forum in Mauritius that captures key facts and figures relating to Regional Economic Integration. It includes REC Factcards and the comparative value of African economies and REC's within the global economy
2013 Ibrahim Forum - Africa Ahead: The Next 50 Years (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

2013 Ibrahim Forum - Africa Ahead: The Next 50 Years (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)


2012 Ibrahim Forum - African Youth: Fulfilling the Potential (Dakar, Senegal)

2012 Ibrahim Forum - African Youth: Fulfilling the Potential (Dakar, Senegal)

Briefing document from the 2012 Ibrahim Forum in Dakar, this document captures key facts and figures regarding African Youth, including demographics, health, education, employment and participation issues
2013 Ibrahim Forum: Speaker Biographies

2013 Ibrahim Forum: Speaker Biographies


2013 Ibrahim Forum Key Points - Africa Ahead: The Next 50 Years (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

2013 Ibrahim Forum Key Points - Africa Ahead: The Next 50 Years (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)


The Ibrahim Forum

Established in 2010, the Ibrahim Forum is an annual high-level discussion forum tackling issues of critical importance to Africa. Bringing together a diverse range of stakeholders, the Forum identifies specific policy challenges and priorities for action. Previous Forums have dealt with: Africa in the next 50 years (2013), African Youth (2012), African Agriculture (2011) and African Regional Economic Integration (2010). Data and research on Forum issues are compiled by the Foundation as the basis for informed and constructive debate.

Facts & Figures

Speaker Biographies

Previous Panelists

Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi

Executive Director, African Women's Development Fund (AWDF)
Participant: 2010

H. E. Tedros Adhanom

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
Participant: 2013

Mimi Alemayehou

Executive Vice President, Overseas Private Investment Corporation
Participant: 2011

Jean-Marc Anga

Acting Chief Executive Officer, International Cocoa Organisation (ICCO)
Participant: 2011

Tom Arnold

Chief Executive Officer, Concern Worldwide
Participant: 2011

Amadour Mahktar Ba

Chief Executive Officer, African Media Initiative
Participant: 2013

Bibi Bakare-Yusuf

Co-Founder, Cassava Republic Press
Participant: 2012

Michel Barnier

European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services
Participant: 2012

Iman Bermaki

Africa Leadership Academy (ALA) student
Participant: 2012

Abdoulaye Bio-Tchané

President, Banque ouest-africaine pour le Développement (BOAD)
Participant: 2010

Gunilla Carlsson

Former Minister for International Development Cooperation, Sweden
Participant: 2013

Mohamed Ibn Chambas

Secretary-General, Africa, Carribean and Pacific (ACP) Group
Participant: 2010

Mahmood Cheeroo

Chief Executive Officer, Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Participant: 2010

President Joaquim Alberto Chissano

Former President of Mozambique
Participant: 2010

Paul Collier

director, centre for the study of african economies, department of economics, oxford university
Participant: 2010

Gordon Conway

Chair in International Development, Imperial College London
Participant: 2011

Soumaila Coulibaly

Director General, PROSEMA, Mali
Participant: 2011

Alhaji Aliko Dangote

Group President and Chief Executive Officer, Dangote Group
Participant: 2010

H.E Prime Minister Ato Hailemariam Dessalegn

Host country, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia & Chairperson, African Union
Participant: 2013

Aïcha Bah Diallo

Chairperson and Adviser to the Director-General, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Participant: 2010 and 2012

Cheick Modibo Diarra

Chairman for Africa, Microsoft Corporation
Participant: 2010

Bineta Diop

Founder & President, Femmes Africa Solidarité
Participant: 2013

H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

Chairperson, African Union Commission
Participant: 2013

Komla Dumor

Presenter, BBC World News
Participant: 2013

Ibrahim El Moallem

Chairman and Founder, Dar el Shorouk Publishing
Participant: 2010

Mohamed ElBaradei

Former Director General, International Aatomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Participant: 2010

Fatoumata Binetour Fall

Africa Leadership Academy (ALA) Student
Participant: 2012

Shenggen Fan

Director General, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Participant: 2011

Jendayi Frazer

Managing Partner, Africa Exchange Holdings Ltd.
Participant: 2013

Christian Friis Bach

Minister for Development Cooperation, Denmark
Participant: 2011

Eleni Gabre-Madhin

Chief Executive Officer, Ethiopian Commodity Exchange
Participant: 2011

Grant T. Harris

Special Assistant to President Obama and Senior Sirector for African Affairs
Participant: 2012

Monhla Hlahla

Managing Director, Airports Company South Africa (ACSA)
Participant: 2010

Alcinda Honwana

Professor and Chair of International Development, the Open University
Participant: 2012

Abdoulie Janneh

Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Participant: 2010 and 2011

Monty Jones

Executive Director, Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)
Participant: 2011

Donald Kaberuka

President, African Development Bank (AfDB)
Participant: 2010, 2011 & 2013

Elsie S. Kanza

Director, Head of Africa, World Economic Forum (WEF)
Participant: 2011, 2012 & 2013

Moïse Katumbi

Governor of Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of Congo
Participant: 2013

Daniel Kaufmann

President, Revenue Watch Institute
Participant: 2013

Frannie Léautier

Executive Secretary, African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF)
Participant: 2012 & 2013

Pascal Lamy

Director General, World Trade Organisation (WTO)
Participant: 2011 & 2013

Carlos Lopes

Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Participant: 2012 & 2013

Tshepo Mahloele

Chief Executive Officer, Harith Fund Managers
Participant: 2010

Trevor Andrew Manuel

Minister in the Presidency: National Planning Commission Minister, South Africa
Participant: 2010 & 2013

Susan Mashibe

Founder and Executive Director, Tanjet
Participant: 2012

Ibrahim Assane Mayaki

Chief Executive Officer, New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency
Participant: 2010

Prime Minister Abdoul Mbaye

Prime Minister of Senegal
Participant: 2012

President Festus Gontebanye Mogae

Former President of Botswana
Participant: 2010 and 2012

Patrice Motsepe

Founder & Executive Chairman, African Rainbow Minerals
Participant: 2013

Sipho Moyo

Africa Director, The ONE Campaign
Participant: 2013

Lucy Muchoki

Chief Executive Officer, Pan African Agribusiness and Agro-Industry Consortium
Participant: 2011

James Mworia

Chief Executive Officer, Centum Investment
Participant: 2012

Jay Naidoo

Chair, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)
Participant: 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013

Kumi Naidoo

Executive Director, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition
Participant: 2013

Trevor Ncube

Executive Deputy Chairman, Mail and Guardian Media Group
Participant: 2010

Kanayo Nwanze

President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
Participant: 2011

President Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President of Nigeria
Participant: 2012

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Nigeria
Participant: 2010 and 2011

Josephine Okot

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Victoria Seeds
Participant: 2011

Jide Olanrewaju

Partner, Satya Capital
Participant: 2012

Hubert Ouédraogo

African Land Policy Initiative, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Participant: 2011

Robtel Pailey

Mo Ibrahim Foundation Ph.D. Scholar, School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London
Participant: 2013

Ambassador Ib Petersen

State Secretary for Development Policy, Denmark
Participant: 2012

Joy Phumaphi

Executive Director, African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA)
Participant: 2012

Jean Ping

Chairperson, African Union Commission
Participant: 2010 & 2013

Rudy Rabbinge

Professor of Sustainable Development and Food Security, Wageningen University
Participant: 2011

Rakesh Rajani

Head and Founder, Twaweza
Participant: 2012

Prime Minister Navinchandra Ramgoolam

Prime Minister, Mauritius
Participant: 2010

Maria Ramos

Group Chief Executive, Absa Bank/Absa Group Limited
Participant: 2010 & 2013

Anthony Richter

Associate Director, Open Society Foundations (OSF)
Participant: 2012

Lluis Riera

Director, Directorate General for Development European Commission
Participant: 2010

Mary Robinson

President, Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate Justice & UN Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa
Participant: 2013

Valentine Sendanyoye Rugwabiza

Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organisation (WTO)
Participant: 2010

Salim Ahmed Salim

Former Secretary-General, Organization of African Unity
Participant: 2013

Lamido Sanusi

Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria
Participant: 2012

Youba Sokona

African Climate Policy Centre, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Participant: 2011

Vera Songwe

Country Director, Africa, World Bank
Participant: 2013

Mamadou Kwidjim Toure

Founder, Africa 2.0
Participant: 2012 & 2013

Archbishop Desmond Mpilo Tutu


Participant: 2012

Lai Yahaya

Team Leader, Facility for Oil Sector Transparency (FOSTER)
Participant: 2012 & 2013

Previous Forums

Year &
Forum
Country
2013

An African Conversation - Africa Ahead: The Next 50 Years

On the 10th November 2013 the Mo Ibrahim Foundation convened its fourth annual Ibrahim Forum in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. High-level stakeholders belonging to various public and private constituencies, as well as selected non-African partners participated in an open and frank discussion. Since 2013 marked the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of African Unity, the Forum's focus was on the major opportunities and challenges the continent will have to tackle over the next 50 years.
Ethiopia
2012

Africa Youth: Fulfilling the Potential

On 11 November 2012 the Mo Ibrahim Foundation convened its third annual Ibrahim Forum in Dakar, Senegal. High-level stakeholders and young people engagedin inter-generational dialogue to address the challenges and opportunities that are presented by African’s rapidly growing youth population. The Forum’s focus was on how the potential of Africa's most valuable resource - its youth – can be harnessed.
Senegal
2011

African Agriculture: From Meeting Needs To Creating Wealth

On 13 November 2011 the Mo Ibrahim Foundation convened its second annual Ibrahim Forum in Tunis, Tunisia. A range of stakeholders from government, civil society and the private sector gathered to discuss African agriculture, with an emphasis on the sector's unrealised potential.
Tunisia
2010

Regional Economic Integration

On 20 November 2010 the Mo Ibrahim Foundation hosted the first Ibrahim Forum in Port Louis, Mauritius. Forum participants discussed maximising Africa’s economic potential by integrating the continent and exploiting the potential market of over one billion consumers.
Mauritius