Investing in job creation for Youth
The EU-Africa Business Forum, held on 27 November 2017 provided an unrivalled venue for high-level dialogue and networking. Over 1000 representatives from African and European business together with political leaders discussed how to stimulate the investment needed to create quality jobs in Africa.
6th EU-Africa Business Forum Highlights
The 6th EU-Africa Business Forum Highlights report features a comprehensive and analytical overview of the strategic discussions held in the framework of the 6th EU-Africa Business Forum in Abidjan around the overall theme of “Investing in Job Creation for Youth”.
The around 30 sessions aimed at gathering business leaders and investors from Africa and Europe and political leaders from the two continents to discuss how to stimulate investments in Africa, notably in key sectors such as agriculture and agribusiness, renewable energy and digital economy. A strong focus on youth and women entrepreneurship, skills development and job creation guided the discussion across all thematic sessions of the Forum.