The European Business Council for Africa

NABA invites members to join Dubai Chamber's annual Global Business Forum Africa in Dubai from 13th - 14th of October, where we will also visit Expo 2020, and arrange relevant meetings.

The event takes place on 14 October 2021 8:30-10:30 in Dubai.

As the world emerges from the global crisis which brought major disruption to supply chains and logistics activities across the world, people and businesses alike have become newly aware of vulnerabilities in the global supply chain. Growing out of this newfound awareness is an opportunity to re-think and re-assess current practices of how goods and services move around the world. There is an imperative to continue to improve the resilience of global trade and development of digital supply chain solutions.  

This event takes place on 20 October 2021 10:00-11:00.

With China supplying 78% of the rare earth elements (REE) globally in recent years, the developing trade war between the US and the China has thrown the worldwide supply of rare earth minerals into question. As tech organisations continue to rely on rare earth minerals for constant refinement of products including mobile phones and rechargeable batteries, African markets such as the Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi and Kenya have the opportunity to plug the gap and offer the greatest potential for rare earth production.

The event takes place on 27 October 2021 12:00-13:00.

With recent high-profile tenders for telecoms in Ethiopia and Angola, as well as airlines in South Africa, the privatisation of State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) represents a clear opportunity for investors in Africa. However, navigating tender processes can be challenging and investing in SOEs brings its own set of risks.

The event takes place from 2 November 2021 at 9:00 to 4 November 2021 at 18:00 in 5 Tooley Street, London, England, SE1 2BY, United Kingdom.

SuperReturn Africa provides the ideal opportunity to reconnect with 300+ peers, including 100+ LPs and 130+ GPs, to network and share knowledge.

SWEACC, the Kenyan Embassy in Sweden, with KEPSA in Kenya, are inviting you to a webinar with panel discussion under the theme “Universal Healthcare in Kenya" with a focus on opportunities for Sweden. This will be a virtual Health Cluster meeting (webinar) on the 6th of October 2021. This webinar is organised by the Kenyan Embassy in Stockholm, together with KEPSA and SWEACC, to focus on investment and business opportunity in the healthcare sector in Kenya for Swedish companies. The Health Cluster webinar will moreover give opportunities for Business to Business (B2B), Government to Government (G2G) and Government to Business(G2B) meetings.

The event will take place online on 18 November 2021 from 10:00-15:00.

The event organized by Afrika-Verein (the German-African Business Association), together with the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Nigeria and the Nigerian German Chamber of Commerce (NGCC) takes place on November 9th - 11th, 2021.

On the occasion of the 9th edition, the GNBF will return to Lagos, Nigeria and will take place as a hybrid event (onsite and online).

AAAM Automotive Forum
@ Intra-African Trade Fair 2021
November 16th & 17th, 2021 in Durban, South Africa

The AAAM Automotive Forum together with the Automotive Tradeshow hosted by the South African Government and the province of KwaZulu-Natal and organized by African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in collaboration with the African Union and the AfCFTA - African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat and AAAM - African Association of Automotive Manufacturers are aiming to connect global buyers and sellers. They create a platform to meet, trade and seek opportunities in the African automotive sector. 

The AAAM Automotive Forum provides an exciting program covering key topics to promote and enable the automotive industry through presentations, case studies and workshops.

To register for the AAAM Automotive Forum @ IATF2021, please use this link:

Please find the program to downloadhere.

The digital session takes place on 28 October 2021 from 14.00 to 15.00.