The Former President of the Republic of Sierra Leone Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma has on Saturday 2nd July,2022 depart Sierra Leone for Lake Como in Italy for an invitation of the Brenthurst Foundation.
Former President Koroma will join his peers from around the world, including Nigeria (Olusegun Obasanjo), and Liberia (Ellen Johnson Sirleaf) – representing Africa – at a retreat organised by the Brenthurst Foundation and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.
Leaders from South America include President Andrés Pastrana Arango – Colombia, President Alfredo Cristiani – El Salvador, and Leopoldo López – Venezuela. Ehud Barak from Israel, Ahmad Massoud, and Aziz Amin of Afghanistan will represent the Middle East.
The former leaders will discuss “Lessons from Peace Making” and share their unique experiences in peace building and post – war reconstruction.
The dialogue, which also brings together policy experts, political leaders, civil society activists and diplomats, speaks to the rising anxieties about the global decline in democracy and threats to peace.
Former president Koroma is among the retired president in Africa who is fighting immensely to share his unique experiences in peace building and post – war reconstruction.
The statesman is expected to return in Sierra Leone on Wednesday 6th July, 2022.