The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business' information-sharing mandate encompasses thought leadership from a variety of business, civil society and public sector leaders. By curating thought leadership through our events, the think tank function of the Chamber yields proprietary perspectives, insights and recommendations specific to Canada-Africa trade and investment.
While we don't take specific policy positions, the Chamber is pleased to facilitate the exchange of a wide variety of perspectives. Arising from this work are two stand-alone programs: our Free Trade Unit & Office in Accra, Ghana and our partnership with McGill University.
Exploring the Fraser Institute’s Economic Freedom of the World Report - Africa Accelerating 2022 [Read]
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau [Watch]
Canada in Africa. Assistant Deputy Minister for Sub-Saharan Africa in the Government of Canada, ADM Mala Khanna [Watch]
Natural Resource Development for Stronger Communities - Panel [Watch]
Clean Growth: Assessing Canadian technologies transforming the nature of business operations - Panel [Watch]
Understanding Africa's Free Trade Agenda: H.E. Wamkele Mene, Secretary General to the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) Secretariat [Watch]
Africa is Critical to Canada's Trade Diversification: Goldy Hyder, CEO and President of the Business Council of Canada [Watch]
Leadership in Action: Dr. Patricia Makhesha, Executive Vice President, Sustainability and Special Projects at Ivanhoe Mines Ltd [Watch]
Connecting the Continent: Samson Arega, Managing Director for Ethiopian Airlines in Canada [Watch]
Understanding Economic Freedom: Fred McMahon, Head of the Economic Freedom of the World Annual Index, Fraser Institute [Watch]
Property Rights in Conservation: Phumlani Umajozi, business and macroeconomics analyst [Watch]