Monday, 13 February 2017
Registration to the AFIF Training
AFIF Pre-forum Training for Entrepreneurs - Part 1 (ENG & FR)
- Presenting a business plan to potential investors & partners
- Sources of funding for projects in Africa
Nairobi, Kenya | 13 February 2017 - 16 February 2017
This year's edition of AFIF will focus on entrepreneurship and innovation with an emphasis on access to finance in key sectors such as energy, water, ICT, health and agriculture.
AFIF 2017 will pay a special attention to the role that Africa can playin embracing the 4th industrial revolution.
In addition the Entrepreneurship Market Place will take place during the entire forum at Strathmore University.
Part 1 – Promoting Entrepreneurship & Strengthening the capacities of financial institutions and businesses
Part 2 – Innovative trends on Access to Finance in Africa
Presentation of the Entrepreneurship Award 2017 winner, in presence of government officials, ambassadors, media & the business community.
Official Closure Africa Finance & Investment Forum 2017
The role of the private sector has never been more important for the future of agriculture in Africa.
Financial inclusion remains a pressing concern in developing countries, and those without access to formal financial services may find it hard to access credit and savings facilities.
The commodity boom may be over, and barriers to doing business are everywhere. But Africa’s market of 1.2 billion people still holds huge promise.
Just improving farm yield is not enough to lift families and communities out of poverty – we also need to change the systems in which smallholders operate.