The European Business Council for Africa

Date: 3 June 2022, 13:00-14:30

Haus der Deutschen Wirtschaft, Berlin

In the context of the Morocco Now Roadshow of the Moroccan Investment and Export Development Agency (AMDIE) from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Munich and Berlin, the Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft e.V. (AV), the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Morocco (AHK Morocco) and the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK) cordially invite you to a roundtable.

Date: 3 June 2022, 08:15-09:30

Laerdal Medical, Stavanger, Rogaland

The Norwegian-African Business Association (NABA) is hosting a meeting with the Norwegian Minister of International Development.

NABA members and partners in Stavanger are welcome to meet Norway’s Minister of International Development, Ms. Anne Beathe Tvinnereim for a breakfast session on Friday 3rd of June. The meeting is hosted by our member company Laerdal Global Health.

Date: 17 June 2022, 08:15-12:30 (CEST)

Oslo

Norad in collaboration with NABA invites interested stakeholders to join the launch of the Norwegian Renewables Guarantee Initiative, facilitating for interactions between energy companies and guarantee institutions.

Renewable energy and the energy transition are preconditions for low-carbon, green development.

Date: 9 June 2022, 13:00-14:00

Online

From May 3 - 6, 2022, the Norwegian-African Business Association (NABA), and the UK’s Invest Africa led a business mission to Tanzania, where a reform drive under president Samia Suluhu Hassanis driving investment, and fueling optimism about the country’s development prospects.

Foreign Direct Investment is estimated to have hit $4.14bn in 2021, more than triple the previous year, with growth (4.8% in 2022), averaging more than 6% since 2015.

Date: 29 June 2022, 12:00-13:00 (CEST-1)

Africa’s agricultural sector is one of the world’s most diverse with unrivalled biodiversity. The well-developed commercial farming in Africa is the backbone to the continent’s agricultural economy. Agriculture plays a key role in food security in Africa and plays a crucial role to the economic sector, accounting for between 40%-65% of jobs.

Farming is expected to remain as an important source of livelihood for decades to come. Africa has unique export advantages geographically because of its location for cheap freight rates for high-volume, low-weight commodities.

Date: 13-14 June 2022

Abidjan

1,500 business leaders, investors and policy makers from Africa and around the world: the annual summit of the AFRICA CEO FORUM is the largest international meeting of the African private sector. Two days of conferences, debates and high-level meetings dedicated to highlighting the driving role of the private sector in the development of the continent.

Invest Africa as a partner of the AFRICA CEO FORUM Annual Summit, a forum organized by Jeune Afrique Media Group in partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) on 13 and 14 June 2022 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, offers you an exceptional discount of 20% on your entrance fees.

Date: 13 July 2022, 09:00-17:00

UNCTAD's annual Economic Development in Africa Report analyses major aspects of Africa's development problems and policy issues of interest to African countries.

It makes policy recommendations for action by African countries themselves and by the international community to overcome the development challenges that the continent faces.

Date: 14 June 2022, 10:00-13:00 (CEST)

Luanda

Background and objectives:
UNCTAD, under the EU-UNCTAD Joint Programme for Angola: Train for Trade II, with funding from the European Union, will organise two presential back-to-back activities in collaboration with the Regulatory Agency for Cargo Certification and Logistics of Angola (ARCCLA), Ministry of Transport (MINTRANS) and Ministry of Industry and Commerce (MINDCOM) as part of its capacity-building and training activities on PPPs.

Date: 6-9 June 2022

Luanda

Background and objectives:
UNCTAD, under the EU-UNCTAD Joint Programme for Angola: Train for Trade II, with funding from the European Union, will organise two presential back-to-back activities in collaboration with the Regulatory Agency for Cargo Certification and Logistics of Angola (ARCCLA), Ministry of Transport (MINTRANS) and Ministry of Industry and Commerce (MINDCOM) as part of its capacity-building and training activities on PPPs.

Date: 31 May 2022, from 17:30 (CEST)

Afrika-Verein, together with UNIDO ITPO, VDMA, RETech Partnership, German Water Partnership, GAPWAS and PREVENT has the pleasure to invite you to their 'Africa meets IFAT' event.

You are working in the waste, water, natural resource or circular economy sector and are interested in the African market? Then the “Africa Meets IFAT” event is the right place for you.

The African continent provides lots of opportunities for technology providers in several sectors. Join our partners at IFAT Worldwide in Munich to connect with key stakeholders from various African countries to foster technology transfer to and industrial cooperation with Africa.