Africa Business Lab 2021/2022

Online - 9th December 2021 - 17th March 2022

Africa Business Lab 2021/2022

UNIDO ITPO Italy took part in the 2021/2022 edition of the Africa Business Lab, a coaching programme organized by the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) in collaboration with SACE and Confindustria Assafrica and Mediterraneo with the goal of orienting interested Italian SMEs towards new business opportunities in African countries.

During the first stage of the Africa Business Lab, on 9th December 2021 UNIDO ITPO Italy Head Ms. Diana Battaggia was invited to speak on behalf of the Office, illustrating the several activities carried out and the services provided by UNIDO ITPO Italy in the field for the benefit and sustainable development of both Italian companies and several developing countries in Africa.

UNIDO ITPO Italy also took part in the second stage of the 2021/2022 Africa Business Lab: a series of webinars dedicated to business strategy coaching for Italian companies. In this framework, UNIDO ITPO Italy’s Investment Promotion Expert Mr. Francesco Pallocca and UNIDO ITPO Italy’s FIPEE Coordinator Ms. Valentina Maltese took respectively part on 10th March in a panel session dedicated to agribusiness in Somalia and on 17th March with a focus on energy and environment in Africa, illustrating the role played by UNIDO ITPO Italy to provide business opportunities for Italian companies in the African continent.