Daily Archives: September 14, 2017
50% of all African countries saw hotel values rise at a greater rate than any other property investment class over the last 2 years
David Harper FRICS, the Head of Property Services for Hotel Partners Africa, a leading hospitality consultant for sub-Saharan Africa, has announced that the African Hotel Report 2017 will be launched at AHIF in October. This biennial publication is a comprehensive report regarding the hotel market in Africa, covering 44 countries. It analyses how hotel values have changed across the continent, as well as reporting on key trends.
Atlanta to Host First Gender Inequality in Africa Summit encouraging collaboration between Women in the USA and Africa, April 18-19
The city of Atlanta in Georgia will host the first edition of the “Gender Equality in a New Inclusive African Economy’ Summit (GENIAE2018) scheduled to take place 18-19 April organised by Konnect2Africa in partnership with International Women’s Think Tank, WorldWideWomen and Mums in Tech.
The third annual Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference to be hosted in Cape Town on 5 and 6 October promises to ignite fundamental changes in Africa’s socio-economic landscape. The theme of the conference is “Equity, impact and inclusive growth towards Agenda 2030 and a sustainable African future.”
AWIEF has its sights firmly set on the economic empowerment of women, who have historically been side-lined and disregarded in predominantly patriarchal and tribal societies.
Nigeria has faced strong headwinds in the past two years however, the currency uncertainty and falling oil price and production that have weighed heavily on consumer confidence are giving way