About NABA

The Norwegian-African Business Association (NABA) seeks to promote business opportunities on the African continent and serve as a bridge between Norwegian and African business communities. NABA will work to increase more efficient and less risky trade between Norway and Africa.


The Norwegian-African Business Association (NABA) was founded by the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO), Virke – the Enterprise Federation of Norway, Norfund, Statoil, Yara International, Nortura, DLA Piper, Norwegian Shipowners’ Association, Jotun AS, Astrium Services, Innovation Norway, Aqua Unique, Belief AS, Green Energy Group, Marine Research Institute and the Oslo Chamber of Commerce.

NABA is the Norwegian-African chamber of commerce, and provides the most relevant network for Norwegian companies working in African markets. NABA promotes Norwegian member companies in Africa, we promote African business opportunities in Norway and advocate for more, better and safer business collaboration between Norway and African countries.

As a member of the European Business Council for Africa and the Mediterranean (EBCAM) NABA is linked to more than 4000 European companies present on the African continent.

NABA is the secretariat (together with the Norwegian Council on Africa) for the Norwegian Parliament’s All-Party Africa Group, established in May 2016.