Event Recaps

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On May 10, 2023 Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) President and CEO Florie Liser and Ambassador of the Republic of Botswana to the United States Onkokame Kitso Mokaila co-led a briefing at the CCA Offices for members of the African diplomatic corps in Washington, DC whose governments had been invited at the Head of State / Head of Government level to attend the 2023 U.S.-Africa Business Summit.

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On Friday, July 14th, the Corporate Council on Africa organized a pivotal session titled "U.S. Commercial Diplomacy on the Ground," featuring esteemed panelists and moderated by Hon. Howard Van Vranken, the U.S. Ambassador to Botswana.

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The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) on Friday, July 14th, 2023, hosted the Next generation special economic zones panel at the U.S. – Africa Business Summit in Gaborone, Botswana.

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On Friday, July 14, 2023, Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) concluded its 15th U.S.-Africa Business Summit in Gaborone, Botswana with a compelling Closing Plenary entitled “Infrastructure: Connecting Africa’s Value Chains.”

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The Friday morning plenary on “Getting the Formula Right for Sustainable Health Product Manufacturing,” moderated by Matthews Mmopi of McKinsey, covered the essential steps needed to enhance Africa’s health manufacturing capabilities, including the inter-relation between the importance of improving regulatory capacity and efficiency through regulatory harmonization, increasing access to finance ...

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On Thursday, 13 July 2023, Corporate Council on Africa’s U.S Africa Summit held a panel discussion which spoke on expanding value in the African Sports Industry.

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On Thursday, July 13, 2023, the Corporate Council on Africa hosted an “Invest in Mozambique” Luncheon at the 15th U.S.-Africa Business Summit. The session was moderated by Ambassador Alfredo Nuvunga, the Republic of Mozambique's Ambassador to the United States of America.

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PATH’s Sibusiso Hlatjwako moderated an engaging panel on Health Regulatory Issues on Thursday, July 13, which summarized important future directions in terms of greater private sector collaboration with regulators coming out of the Pandemic. 

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On Thursday, July 13, 2023, day three of the U.S. Africa Business Summit, Corporate Council on Africa hosted a panel titled "Combatting Illicit Trafficking: Opportunity and Imperative for Public-Private Collaboration," skillfully moderated by General (retired) William "Kip" Ward, Vice Chair of Corporate Council on Africa’s Board of Directors.

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On Thursday, July 13, 2023, as part of the U.S. Africa Business Summit, the Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) hosted a thought-provoking panel discussion entitled “Aviation: Runway for Travel, Tourism, and Trade” session.