Global Leaders Investment Summit & SDG Awards (CANADA 2019)

Theme: Peaceful coexistence & Synergy for Global development

In Partnership with International Peace Commission

This event is a veritable platform that will bring together a diverse mix of successful Global leaders and exceptional entrepreneurs to strengthen economic ties with various country & Canadian investors, for a coalition to promote new ideas, policies & initiatives and as a laison between government and independent stakeholders which will reflect on individual and SDG goals…Overall, the platform sought to promote investments, trades, cultural and capacity building initiatives of countries.”

The Global SDG Awards aims to honor outstanding personalities who have contributed positively in Peace Dialogues/Conflict resolutions, grassroots community development, massive youth & women capacity building while uniting leaders who have strong passion for humanity and serving as catalysts of social change in the society.

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Date: 16th – 18th  October, 2019

Confirmed Speakers

Amb. Usman Sarki


Ambassador Usman Sarki  is the Grand Patron of the International Peace Commission (IPC) Africa. A Board member of IPC Nigeria & Former United Nations representative to Nigeria.
Ambassador Usman Sarki will be highly honoured and awarded at the Global Impact Leadership Symposium, Peace & SDG Agenda 2030 Awards hosted by Arise O Nigeria in Collaboration with the International Peace Commission scheduled on the 17th of October, 2019 to commemorate the United Nations day for Poverty Eradication..

Joseph Cheayan


 Joseph Cheayan  is Secretary General of the Mandela Washington Fellows-Liberia and Senior Programme Officer of the Institute for Research & Democratic Development (IREDD). He is the founder and Board Chair of the Institute for Democratic Governance & Development (IDEGD). He is a development Policy Researcher and has worked extensively as researcher and educator on Governance and Social Policy and Reproductive Health reform. He is campaigner of the ICPD beyond2014 Campaign and Women’s rights advocate.  He holds BA Degree in Sociology from the African Methodist Episcopal University (A.M.E.U) in Monrovia, Liberia and Candidate of Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice at the African Methodist Episcopal Zion University in Liberia. Joseph holds Post Graduate Certificate in Human rights and Drug Policy from the University Ghana School of Law,   Advanced Certificate in transformative Leadership and Development planning from Development Education Network-Liberia (DEN-L in Liberia. Additionally, He holds Certificate in Public Sector Management from Ghana Institute of Public Administration (GIMPA) and    Advanced Certificate in Aid & Budget Analysis from Integrity Action Summer School in Nairobi, Kenya. He has Represented Liberia at many International Youth and civil Society Conferences including the Global Youth Forum held in Bali, Indonesia, Special Youth Representative of Liberia on the Global Youth Roundtable with HLP Members of UN in Liberia on the post2015 consultation, the African Youth Conference on Development & ICPD review held in Addis-Ababa-Ethiopia, Pan African Youth Leadership Summit on Post2014 held in Dakar, Senegal, World Humanitarian Summit held in Istanbul, Turkey, The Model United Nations Conference held in Kiev, Ukraine, etc.  Joseph had served as youth consultant for the Liberian Youth common position on Post2015 consultation held in the fifteen counties of Liberia. He is former Member of the UNFPA youth Advisory Group on ICPD Review and 2015 Mandela fellow of African Young Leaders Initiative (YALI)- United States Government flagship program for young African Leaders. He is also 2016 Millennium Campus Fellow of the Millennium Campus Fellowship USA.

Dr. Samuel Ato Duncan


Dr. Samuel Ato Duncan Is a professional Physician, the  international President Of Global Peace Mission, National President GHANA Coalition of NGOs in Malaria GCNM, the executive President of the Centre of Awareness, Managing Director Coa herbal Center GHANA, Chief Executive officer COA healthcare Centres in Ghana and South Africa . Duncan Williams is President of the association of NGOs in the central region of Ghana.

Madam Barbara Nyagomo


Madam Barbara Nyagomo  is a British-Zimbabwean, Social and Community Worker with Several Community and Humanitarian Awards…
Madam Barbara is Clinical Practitioner,
SADC Director: AfricaDiaspora Development(NGO),
Founder and Director of Afro biz sense (NGO), Founder and President of Progressive Democrats of Zimbabwe (Zimbabwe official political party), CEO of Freshmo natural handmade cosmetics

His Excellency, Amb. Dr. Barbara Babatunde LEE.


H.E Barbara Babatunde LEE is a UN Goodwill Ambassador, Director of Operations for lnternational Peace Commission-IPC Africa, West African Special Representative of the International Human Rights Commission- IHRC Switzerland, PATRON & One of the Executive Governing Council, Arise O Nigeria Empowerment Initiative,  Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Organization- NIDO Africa 2010-2016 and was the Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Organization (NIDO) Côte d’lvoire Chapter- 2008-2011. For more info, visit

Amb. John Fashanu


Program Details


Date: 16th – 18th October, 2019

Wednesday 16th Oct. 2019
– Registration of all GLISA2019 Particiants & Visits to Canadian Govt. Paralstatas.

Thursday 17th Oct., 2019
Grand Opening, Welcome Banquet, Workshop for Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs) & GLIS Particiants in commemoration of the United Nations day for Poverty Eradication…
This one day workshop is organized for Executives of investment promotion agencies (IPAs) & GILS Particiants to explore the importance of offering strong investor facilitation services and outlined practical tools that are available to help IPAs perform their task..

Friday 18th Oct., 2019
– High-level Investors Roundtable & Lunch fostering interaction between investment stakeholders to address policy challenges for investment and enterprise development.


Venue:  Coutyard Toronto/Mississauga West Mississauga, ON L5W 1N6, Toronto Canada

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Early bird Registration closes June 28th, 2019…

Participants with Canadian Visa: $600 usd which covers CIML Workshop Certification including 2 days Meal..

Participants without Visa: $2,450 USD which covers supporting documents for Visa Processing, CIML Workshop Certification & 2 days Meal.

Awardees : $4,000 USD which covers for Table for 5 VVIP Table reservation , Distinguished FELLOW Certification by Chattered Institute Of Management and Leadership CIML, USA, 2 days Continental Meal.

Accommodation : 120 USD to 250 USD depending on Guest Choice. (Double, Executive & Suite)

Final Registration closes July 15th, 2019..
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