Leon H. Sullivan Summit VII
Date: July 17 – 20, 2006
Venue: Abuja, Nigeria
Host: H.E. Olusegun Obasanjo
- African Presidents attending Sullivan Summit VII endorse the Global Sullivan Principles for Corporate Social Responsibility and its benefits to Africa’s economic development and investment opportunities.
- African Presidents attending Sullivan Summit VII declare the need to institutionalize the political and economic partnership between Africa and her Diaspora by putting into place an investment-focused think tank.
- The Leon H. Sullivan Foundation launches a prototype issue of Leverage, an African Diaspora think tank publication.
- An agreement between the Leon H. Sullivan Foundation and MedShare International shipped over $1,000,000 worth of medical equipment and supplies to the people of Nigeria.
- The President of the Republic of Tanzania announces that Leon H. Sullivan Summit VIII will convene in Arusha in May 2008.