What is Invest in Africa?

Invest in Africa is a partnership working to create opportunities and make it easier to do business in the world’s fastest-growing continent

UPCOMING EVENT: Ghana's Investment Prospects - Discussion GIPC CEO and Ghanaian Ministers

Join Invest in Africa, in partnership with the Business Council for Africa and GIPC, on the 3rd of December for an exclusive discussion about the most promising investment projects and the fastest growing sectors in Ghana as well as addressing the recent economic hurdles facing the Ghanaian economy and why the country still remains an attractive investment destination with:

  • Mawuena Trebarh - CEO of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC)
  • Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah - Minister of Energy and Petroleum
  • Ekwow Spio Gabrah - Minister of Trade & Industry

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IIA and Trace International to provide free anti bribery certification for 30 SMEs in Ghana

TRACE International, the world's leading anti-bribery standard setting organization, today announced the launch of a pilot outreach program in Ghana, being implemented jointly with the USAID Ghana Supply Chain Development Program and Invest in Africa, to provide small and medium-sized enterprises with anti-bribery training and an internationally recognized business and compliance credential.

African Partner Pool One Year Anniversary

It's been one year since Invest in Africa launched its online business platform, the African Partner Pool (APP). It's been quite a successful year with the number of registered suppliers increasing by 300% (250 to 1,000) as well as 6 new buyers on board, making it 16 in total.

The APP is becoming an important tool for both Ghanaian SMEs and large companies looking to do business with each other. Watch the APP's year in review.

OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED: Invest in Africa's New Capacity Building Programme, The BLP (Business Linkage Programme)

Access business training and international mentorship worth $30,000

  • Do you want to win new business or export to new markets?
  • Do you want to gain international accreditation
  • Do you want affordable finance

Register for the Business Linkage Programme to access business training and international mentorship worth $30,000

Ghanaian Company Wins Business Through the APP

Hear from Prince Boateng, the MD of Edge S&S, on how he used the African Partner Pool to win a year-long contract with leading Ghanaian bank UT Bank.

Head of Procurement at UT Bank, Violet Awo Amoabeng, also tells us how her company is using the APP to find quality suppliers in Ghana to get the job done.

Register your company on the African Partner Pool

Ensure that your company can find and be found by suppliers and buyers looking to do business in Ghana.

Get access to the latest business opportunities as well as receiving information and feedback on how to gain competitive advantage.

Brand Africa - Invest in Africa's New Strategic Partner

IIA is pleased to be official strategic partners with Brand Africa. Brand Africa is a pan-African movement to inspire a great Africa through creating a positive image of Africa, celebrating its diversity and inspiring its competitiveness.

IIA Announces $1million Grant from African Development Bank

IIA has signed a $1million AfDB grant that will enable it to support a unique business skills training programme for SMEs in Ghana.

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