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With uncertainty surrounding the political landscape in the UK and it's relationship with its European neighbours, the Prime Minister has stated that Britain will be strengthening it's ties with African countries. Africa's economy is rapidly growing and many are looking for investment and business opportunities.
This event aims to provide people in the African diaspora with:
1. An insight into what governments across the continent are doing to support investment.
2.The best sectors for investment and growth
3.Examples of success stories
4. Current investment opportunities
This lecture will focus on the opportunities, challenges and solutions for arbitration in Africa. After a general introduction to international arbitration in Africa, outlining some of the issues that have come up in the use of international arbitration mechanisms in African cases, and the solutions to those issues being proposed, the speakers will share their experience and insights, in particular in light of the Cortec v Kenya case, where DLA Piper and IKM Advocates secured a victory for the Republic of Kenya defeating a US$2 billion ICSID claim based on the 1999 UK-Kenya BIT.
The event will be followed by a small catered reception.
Free entry with booking via eventbrite.
Invest Africa and Brand South Africa are delighted to invite you to our Members event on 'The Importance of Governance and Business Ethics with Brand South Africa' , looking at the ongoing consideration of corporate governance developments in South Africa and its importance for its continued development in the country and the region.
Brand South Africa was established in August 2002 to help create a positive and compelling brand image for South Africa.
At that time, the world was unsure about what to think of South Africa, with many different messages being sent out by various sources. This did very little to build the country’s brand and it was evident that to attract tourism and investment there was a need to co-ordinate marketing initiatives to make them more effective.
Each month we will showcase EBC members, businesses partners and business and investment opportunities for Ethiopia.
This is an exciting time to grow your network, develop an idea, start a business or look to invest in Ethiopia. Why not connect with like-minded Entrepreneurs, Business Owners and Manager, Investors, Funders and Development Specialists working in NGOs, Charities, Senior officials from African government bodies and Members of the African Diaspora & UK community.
Create A Business You Love
Design A Life You Crave
Make An Impact In Africa-Today
The Remittances Africa Conference & Exhibition will bring together key stakeholders in Africa’s remittance market to discuss how financial access could be enhanced to maximise the development impact of remittances within the region and explore the key technological trends and critical issues shaping the industry
Come and learn from organisations funding projects across Africa how to guarantee you raise finance for your project
Guest Speakers include
Uganda High Commisioner to the UK His Excellency Julius Peter Moto
The Charge d'Affaires of Lesotho High Commission UK Her Excellency Ms Lineo Palime.
Ghana High Commission - Head of Trade and Investment Mr. Kofi Addo
Embassy of Sudan London - Representative
Libyan Embassy London - Representative
Brigid Hodgkinson - international trade Northampton Chamber of Commerce,
Stanley Osuide - CEO of Nigeria Investment Gateway
Jermain Edwards - founder of British Institute of Leadership and Management
Blended Finance Africa 2019 will assemble key stakeholders to
Discuss the recent developments and opportunities in blended finance especially in Africa;
Explore key risk strategies and sharing best practices in structuring blended finance vehicles, and then
Connect investors with blended finance investment opportunities.
Alliance 54 is focused on promoting impact investing and trade in order to achieve sustainable and inclusive growth by developing platforms that connects global businesses and investors to partners and opportunities in Africa. We are committed to leading the African message of ‘market readiness’ globally and we help overseas companies and organisations in Europe, America, Asia and Australia to develop their business, find partners, enter the African market, expand and grow with ease.