SECOND ICAO MEETING ON AIR CARGO DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA Date: 27 - 29 June 2017 Location: Addis Ababa , ETHIOPIA Venue: UN Economic Commission for Africa,Menelik II Ave. P.O. Box 3001 Registration: Registration is closed The Second ICAO Meeting on Air Cargo Development in Africa builds upon the Declaration on the Development of Air Cargo in Africa, adopted in Lomé, Togo, on 7 August 2014 (the “Lomé Declaration”). Through this strategic document, participants from 22 States, international organizations and aviation stakeholders, decided to take action for the sustainable development of air cargo in Africa in several key areas including: liberalization of market access and air carrier ownership and control; cooperation throughout the cargo supply chain; security and facilitation; funding for infrastructure and intermodal integration; support to remote or peripheral destinations; taxes and user charges; capacity-building for qualified personnel; fleet modernization; and adherence to international instruments. This Meeting will allow policy-makers, air transport regulators, representatives from the aviation industry and other stakeholders, to review progress towards implementation of the Lomé Declaration, identify challenges and opportunities, and agree on a Roadmap for priority actions, building on the decisions of the 39th ICAO Assembly. It will also contribute to the cooperative activities between ICAO, the World Customs Organization (WCO) and The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA). ** Ethiopian Airlines will provide 15% of discount on business class and 12% of discount on economy class fares to all participants departing from all Ethiopian Airlines on line cities to Addis Ababa to attend the 2nd ICAO Meeting on Air Cargo Development in Africa. Click here for Ethiopian Airlines discounted fares: https://www.ethiopianairlines.com/AA/EN/book/ICAO-Air-Cargo-Development ** Participants can also book themselves on Ethiopian Airlines website by inserting the promo code ACD10 Important Registration Information: To avoid long delays at the security check point, pre-registration for this meeting is mandatory due to high-level building security at UNECA. Please register by Thursday, 15 June 2017.