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14th of October: BCA Business Breakfast Meeting with Norfund
October 9, 2016

The Business Council for Africa (BCA) and NABA are looking forward to welcoming Norfund’s Ola Nafstad, Head of Strategy and Analysis, to a Business Breakfast Meeting on Friday, October 14th from 08.30 – 10.30. This event is being kindly hosted … Continue reading

Business mission to Tunisia
October 8, 2016

NABA welcomes Norwegian companies to join a business mission to Tunis in connection with the Tunisia 2020 investor conference, 29th – 30th of November. Tunisia 2020 will present the government’s 2016-2020 National Development Plan, as well as new structural reforms to promote investment. … Continue reading

NABA Summit 2016, Session IV: Food production for the growing cities
October 8, 2016

Room: Oslo 4, from 13:30 -15:15 With significant urban population growth, it leaves fewer farmers to meet the growing demand for food, indicating the need to produce more with less. Attend this session for greater understanding of investment prospect in … Continue reading

NABA Summit 2016, Session III: The Urban Consumer in North Africa
October 8, 2016

Room: Stockholm 3, from 13:30 -15:15 Africa’s consumer-facing industries are expected to grow by $400 billion by 2020, representing the continent’s largest business opportunity. North Africa has one of the highest urbanization rates in Africa, and the GDP per capita … Continue reading

NABA Summit 2016, Session II: Renewable Energy in East Africa (co-chaired with Intpow)
October 8, 2016

Room: København 2, from 13:30 -15:15 The East African demand for energy is projected to more than double between now and 2040. Global agreements and advancements in technology means renewables are expected to account for a significant portion of this … Continue reading

NABA Summit 2016, Session I: Infrastructure, Construction and Real Estate in West Africa
October 8, 2016

Room: Helsingfors 1, from 13:30 -15:15 Africa is the world’s fastest urbanising region, and in West Africa alone nearly 45 % of the population is urban. The economic potential of this rapid urbanisation is evident, as the urban GDP was … Continue reading

Meet the experts – a new concept at the Nordic-African Business Summit 2016
September 19, 2016

Participants at this year’s Nordic-African Business Summit will for the first time be able to book relevant speed meetings in our ”meet the experts” session from 15:25 -17:00 in meeting room: Telemark.  If you would like to book a meeting, … Continue reading

13th of October: Nordic-African Business Summit to focus on Investing in Africa’s Growing Cities
September 12, 2016

Growing African cities create investment opportunities for Nordic companies. How can Nordic and African business together tap into the opportunities provided by the fastest urbanizing continent? This is the overall focus when African and Nordic business people gather in Oslo, Norway, on the … Continue reading

NABA Member of the Month October 2016: Basecamp Explorer
September 10, 2016

NABA’s Member of the month is Basecamp Explorer, the Norwegian tourism company was awarded a in the international campaign to find the greenest companies, councils and communities. Basecamp Masai Mara, the tourism company’s branch in Kenya, competed against more than … Continue reading

27th of September: Breakfast meeting on responsible business
September 9, 2016

NABA member The International Law and Policy Institute (ILPI) and ILPI Law invite NABA members to a breakfast meeting on responsible business on Tuesday 27th of September at their Majorstuen offices from 08:00 – 10:30. Please see more information (in … Continue reading