Africa Focused Events & Opportunities
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Angola-Canada Trade Mission: Meet senior business and government leaders from Angola in Toronto.
Virtual Trade Mission to Malawi: The High Commission of Canada in Mozambique, together with The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business, is undertaking a virtual trade mission to Malawi, showcasing the opportunities on offer in energy and mining.
Senegal & Cote d'Ivoire
Virtual Trade Mission to Africa for Women Entrepreneurs: Advancing ICT and Renewable Energy in South Africa, Botswana, Senegal and Cote d’Ivoire.
Zimbabwe is Open for Business: The forum welcomed Ministerial and business leaders from Zimbabwe. The country is a member of the African Trade Insurance Agency, providing various options to mitigate risk on investments and trade - rated "A/stable" by S&P, and "A3/Stable" by Moodys.
Senegal's New Economic Policy :Joined by Canadian government and business leaders, our first forum with Senegal presented the new economic policy for one of Africa's most respected markets
De-Risking the World's Future Growth Engine: In our 27-year history as a Chamber of Business, the latest range of risk insurance instruments is a major leap forward for Canadian institutional investors and African countries - standing to unlock billions in investment capital.Tanzania Business and Investment Session: Together with Ministerial and private sector leaders we showcased opportunities in an exciting market with a GDP projected to grow 4.1% this year and by 5.8% in 2022, according to the African Development Bank.
ICT in South Africa: Understanding the Regulatory Environment: Presentations and discussions covered the Protection of Personal Information Act, the Cyber Security Bill (soon to be an Act of Parliament) and a proposed Software Tax.
P3 on Ethiopia: Showcasing Public-Private Opportunities for Canada's Private Sector: On 25 March 2021 we hosted this forum on behalf of Global Affairs Canada. The event assessed public-private sector opportunities in healthcare, energy, and transport, in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.
Post-COVID Prosperity in Africa: Assessing the Prospects and Path to Recovery. In response to popular demand, the Chamber welcomed the return of the Centre for Risk Analysis in Johannesburg for a webinar on the outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa. We explored the required measures to handle the post-COVID recovery
Businesses: The informal economy comprises a significant size of Africa's economic activity and is dynamic - though sometimes overlooked outside the continent. The opportunity to develop solutions for Africa’s informal sector remains large and companies are thriving by serving this market.
Virtual Trade Mission to Mozambique: Exploring Agriculture, Energy and Oil & Gas opportunities