AFRICAN BUSINESS FORUM 5TH – 7TH SEPTEMBER 2017
The African Diplomatic Group in Denmark in collaboration with the Confederation of Danish Industry (DI), the Association of Ship Owners, the Danish Agriculture and Food Council, Nordekkon and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will be hosting the Africa Business Forum from 5th – 7th September 2017 in Copenhagen.
The overarching objective of the forum is to attract more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to Africa.
The underlying objectives include;
- Dissemination of information about business opportunities in Africa, the challenges of doing business in Africa and what the respective Governments are doing to address them.
- Provision of a match making platform between Nordic and African business. This matchmaking ultimately culminates into business partnerships.
- Provision of a feedback channel for companies already doing business in Africa. The African Technocrats and bureaucrats hear first-hand from the investors what challenges they face doing business in Africa such that the challenges are addresses with the aim of creating a conducive environment for investment in African Countries.