The relationship between Africa and Europe is both intimate and multifaceted, rooted in their geographical proximity, intricate colonial history, and ongoing human interactions. Notably, the connection between France and various African nations has reached a critical juncture. Join us for an enlightening discussion featuring the visionary Senegalese philosopher Souleymane Bachir Diagne and France's dynamic Minister of State for Development, Francophonie, and International Partnerships, Chrysoula Zacharopoulou. Together, they will delve into the intricate fabric of this relationship and chart a course for a future that promises mutual benefits for France and its partner countries. The event will conclude with an engaging Q&A session, offering attendees a unique opportunity to engage, pose questions and exchange ideas with these influential individuals.