Under the Patronage of
H.E. the President of Egypt Abd El Fattah El Sisi
& the League of Arab States
The Arab-African Conference & Exhibition
on Women’s Economic Empowerment through Industrial Development
2nd – 5th November 2016
Intercontinental Citystars Cairo
The Arab Union for Industrial Exports Development (AUIED) and the Arab-African Union for Businesswomen & the Council of Arab Businesswomen cordially invite you to participate in the Arab-African Conference & Exhibition on Industrial Products for Businesswomen to be held in the InterContinental Citystars Cairo on November 2-5, 2016.
The Conference is organized under the patronage of His Excellency the President of Egypt Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and the Secretary General of League of Arab States.
It presents the role of Arab & African women in enhancing industrial development and aims to support them in business establishment and export oriented industries for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Among other things, the conference provides technical support, training and banking services such as flexible loans, government support of emerging sectors in the labor market and protection of women from exploitation.
The conference is accompanied by an international exhibition for industrial products produced by Arab and African businesswomen, such as handicrafts, silver, textiles, shoes, furniture etc…The exhibition includes fashion shows by Arab and African designers to reflect developments in the fashion industry in each of the participating countries.
Exhibitors from Arab, African and various countries of the world will participate in the event. B2B meetings between Arab and African businesswomen will be held during the event.
Who should attend?
The event is supported by the African Union (AU), United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), UNIDO, Arab International Center for Entrepreneurship and Investment (AICEI), Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA), African Development Bank (AFDB) & Islamic Development Bank (IDB) and coordinated with concerning Arab & African women’s organizations.
For registration, please visit http://www.arabafrobwomenconf.com/register/
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