Prof. João Bosco Monte, President of the Brazil Africa Institute, is now an Intra-African Trade Fair Active Ambassador. “Given your vast experience in, and knowledge of African political and international relations matters, we will be honoured to have you as an IATF Active Ambassador for the Trade Fair”, says the invitation letter from Mr. Albert M. Muchanga – African Union Commissioner for Trade and Industry and Dr. B.O. Oramah – President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the African Export-lmport Bank (Afreximbank).
The lntra-African Trade Fair is organized by Afreximbank in collaboration with the African Union Commission. The IATF seeks to bridge the gap on trade and market information and create a sustainable platform for connecting buyers and sellers across Africa. The objectives of the Trade Fair include bringing together continental and global players to showcase and exhibit their goods and services, and to explore business and investment opportunities in the continent; providing a platform to share trade, investment and market information with stakeholders and to discuss and identify solutions to issues affecting intra-African trade.
The IATF will take place from 11 to 17 December 2018, at the Egypt lnternational Exhibition Centre in Cairo.