H.E. Dr. Martial De-Paul Ikounga is the African Union Commissioner in charge of Human Resources, Science and Technology (elected in January 2013). Dr. Ikounga distinguished himself in the area of scientific innovation through the invention of teaching tools as well as devices for water studies. He founded the Association of Congolese Inventors. He started a brilliant political career in Congo in 1989, and was elected a Member of Parliament in 1992. Dr. Ikounga speaks both English and French, and belongs to several associations, including the Association of Former Ministers of Congo and the Federation of African Inventors Association.
The Constitutive Act establishing the African Union recognises the ever-growing urgency to collectively address the global social, economic and environmental challenges across our national boundaries. Governments cannot single-handedly tackle these global challenges – such as food and nutrition insecurity;, neglected...Read More...
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Director, Centre for African Entrepreneurship and Leadership (CAEL) at University of Wolverhampton, UK
Professor of International Business at Offenburg University
Former President of the United Republic of Tanzania
Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa
Director of International Records Management Trust