Dear Members and Friends,
We are delighted to announce our upcoming virtual forum with McGill University on the African Continental Free Trade Agreement.
Securing Africa’s Free Trade Future:
The Vital Role of Youth and Women in the world’s largest growth market
Wednesday August 25, 2021 at 10:00 to 11:30 ET
On 1 January 2021, Phase I of the African Continent Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) came into effect. The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business is honoured to showcase, promote, convene, and have participated in free trade deliberations in Canada and at the African Union – toward securing effective implementation of the agreement.
Together with McGill University and the Ghana High Commission in Canada, join us as we explore the liberation of the continent’s enormous economic potential, through open markets, enterprise and youth leadership. Learn more and Save the Date
Exclusive Report: Driving the successful Implementation of Free Trade
Graduate Summer Fellow, Akinyi J. Eurallyah, has completed a report on AfCFTA for The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business. Toward Effective Implementation of a Sustainable African Continental Free Trade Area is Ms. Eurallyah's first report as a 2021 Fellow of the Chamber.
Partner Series: Energy and Africa
Chamber member, Stonechair Capital, has launched a new Podcast series featuring CEOs from the companies that are making a difference in African markets. The first episode of Energy and Africa launched today featuring Dan Klinck of East Africa Power.
You will find the audio podcast on all your favourite podcast providers and here..
Kenya: Invitation to Tender
The Republic of Kenya, a member of The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business, is advertising for an International Tender for an Ultra-Modern Tuna Fish Hub in Liwatoni, Mombasa.
The Guideline and tender documents are available electronically through the Ministry's website www.kilimo.go.ke and the Public Procurement Information Portal (PPIP) www.tenders.go.ke. The deadline of delivery of completed tenders is on or before 28th July 2021 at 10:00 EAT (East Africa Time).
Additional information can be found here.
Special Offer: Ethiopian Airlines
Enjoy unlimited free date changes on bookings originating in Canada! In addition, passengers can receive one additional checked-in bag for all departures from Toronto onward to every African destination.
Ethiopian Airlines is the Chamber's exclusive airline partner and sponsor: the only airline directly connecting Canada to the continent - through Addis Ababa and onward to over 120 destinations.
Recent Events and Recordings
View dozens of recent events and recordings welcoming several hundred speakers and thousands of delegates from across Canada and the African continent.