Category Archives: Events

JICA to share management best practices with African entrepreneurs during the AFIF 2017 in Nairobi

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will participate in the training for entrepreneurs organised by EMRC on 13-14 February, ahead of the 11th edition of the Africa Finance & Investment Forum (AFIF)

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2017 Namibian-German Bilateral Consultations on Development Cooperation Successfully Concluded

This year’s Consultations on Development Cooperation took place on the 7 and 8 of February in Windhoek. During the consultations, both parties confirmed the three focal areas of the joint cooperation: management of natural resources, sustainable economic development and transport. Among further fields of cooperation outside the focal areas, that were discussed during the consultations, are water, energy and sports. The main goal of German-Namibian development cooperation remains the fight against poverty and inequality in Namibia.

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Connecting Africa & La French Tech: Collaboration Fuelling Economic & Social Empowerment

Collaboration, co-operation and co-creation.

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Humanitarian Leaders to Discuss Sustainable Development Goals in sub-Saharan Africa

More than 300 high-profile representatives from NGOs, businesses, government and UN organisations are set to convene at the Aid & Development Africa Summit in Nairobi this February exchanging innovative and sustainable solutions for improving aid delivery and development strategy in sub-Saharan East Africa.

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Africa Finance & Investment Forum (AFIF) 2017 to take place in Kenya for the first time

The 11th edition of the AFIF “Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Growth” will be hosted by the Strathmore University in Nairobi.

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From Mob Programming to Blockchain: DevConf 2017 covers it all

DevConf 2017 will present the hottest topics to SA’s developer community this year

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Ghana Insurance 2017

Emerging Trends in Ghanaian Insurance Market—An Overview

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Ghana Securities and Capital Market

A Broad-ranging Outlook on Ghana Securities and Capital Market

According to a new research, the GDP for Ghana is expected to reach a significant growth rate of 7.5% by 2018, showing a steady growth attracting investors. Despite the bad debt levels, the GDP manifested a steady growth of 3.9% at the end of 2015 as Ghana’s market attracted a lot of investors. Ghana has boomingly become the third-largest growing economy in Africa and exhibited profound economic growth. With the course of time, the Government of Ghana has taken various strategic initiatives to broaden the horizons for international investors entering the market. The country’s proclivity for becoming a security-oriented market has been justified with the latest developments in Ghana. Ghana’s capital market is gradually developing and increasingly beginning to play pivotal role and helping to attract long-term capital for financing economic activities.

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New landmark conference will explore sustainability for Africa’s buildings

“SPACE” brings together real estate decision-makers and clean energy sector

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CIEHC-3, 3rd Congo International Hydrocarbons Conference & Exhibition

24 – 26 April 2017

Palais des Congres, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

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African Utility Week to host launch of YEPP for young power pros and graduates wishing to solve Africa’s energy challenges

African Utility Week to gather 7000+ power professionals in Cape Town

“Youth unemployment on the continent is a major epidemic and internship opportunities are an amazing solution to help maximize human capital development on the continent” says Daniel Antwi, co-founder of the Africa Internship Academy (AIA) that will launch its Young Energy and Power Professionals (YEPP) at this year’s African Utility Week in Cape Town in May.

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Germany and African Countries Seek to Strengthen Trade and Investment Ties at First Ever Germany-Africa Business Forum

Africa is a priority for German government in 2017 as it holds G20 presidency

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NSBC Summit – Africa’s largest entrepreneurial event is happening soon

More than 100 seminars and sessions aimed to help you start out or grow your business

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Huge agri invasion expected in Arusha this week as Agritech Expo Tanzania comes to town!

“The event promises to be a game changer for the agri sector in Tanzania”

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INVESTOUR 2017 gathers over 20 African Ministers of Tourism in Madrid

The event has counted in its 8th edition with the participation of more than 20 Ministers of Tourism of different African countries who debated the opportunities that the sector can bring to the continent

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FinTech Impact: Delivering Constructive Outcomes for Africa

Mobile money, payments innovation and the impact of blockchain are radically transforming the financial services landscape. This transformation is having a powerful impact across Africa where the acceleration of mobile phone penetration has already revolutionized the reach and effectiveness of financial services on the continent. Established banking and mobile phone companies, together with new challengers and FinTech disruptors, have tapped into this revolution to further boost FinTech in Africa as one of the most dynamic, transformative and fastest growing markets – creating tremendous potential for delivering positive change to how consumers and corporates engage financial services throughout Africa.

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AVIATION AFRICA TO FEATURE GULFSTREAM G280 AT 2017 EVENT

Aviation Africa, which takes place in Kigali, Rwanda on 22-23 February 2017, announces the first aircraft that will be displayed at the event, a Gulfstream G280 from Savannah-based Gulfstream Aerospace.

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