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Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

24-26 February 2016

The Burkina Faso Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Dutch embassy in Mali and NABC would like to invite you for AFRICALLIA 2016. This multi sector Forum is focusing on developing businesses in West Africa.

Meeting the right business partners is an important step in expanding or developing your business, but it is not always an easy task. In order to help West African and Dutch companies to find each other, AFRICALLIA is focused at finding your business partner in a unique way. AFRICALLIA 2016 offers you the possibility to do a ‘West Africa tour in 48 hours’. Enterprises from West Africa will gather in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso at the Forum. You will have the chance to choose 15 enterprises, with whom you will have personalized and prescheduled business meetings during 48 hours. This formula is an important and valuable step towards new success for your business development.

Besides the formal business meetings, there will enough time for informal follow-up as well as to enlarge your network during the official cocktail reception and gala dinner.

Top 5 reasons for joining:
1.    Unique possibility to meet 20 companies companies of your choice from West Africa;
2.    Gain insight and contacts in one of the most rapidly developing economic regions in the world: West Africa;
3.    Gain publicity, enlarge your target audience and meet new customers by being part of the Dutch stand;
4.    Create strong relationships with key decision makers and stakeholders;
5.    Increase brand awareness, make new business contacts, position your company.

AFRICALLIA 2016 – West African Business Development Forum
Organiser:          Burkina Faso Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Date:                   24-26 February 2016
Location:            Ouaga 2000 International conferences hall, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Sectors:              Multisectoral
Exhibition fee:   Only €400,- (after 50% discount on the normal price of € 800) - excl. VAT
Participants:      There are only 15 places available – first-come, first-served.*

* If you would like an additional representative to attend, please contact NABC.

Please note that registration is an application to attend and needs to be confirmed explicitly by NABC. The automatically generated confirmation can therefore be neglected.

AFRICALLIA is organized every two years. In 2014 600 companies from 24 different countries (incl. South-Africa, Germany, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Canada, Congo, DRC, Ivory Coast, Spain, France, Ghana, India, Mali, Morocco, Niger, Taiwan, Senegal, Slovenia, Togo, Tunisia and Turkey. There were over 5300 scheduled B2B meetings.

Organizing partners: FUTURALLIA, West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMAO), Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the African Development Bank.

Recently the political situation in Burkina Faso suffered from instability. NABC is closely monitoring the situation. If the political situation will change and affect the event, NABC will inform you as soon as possible.

Click here for the official website of AFRICALLIA 2016.

For more information or if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to send an email to


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Trade mission details

From February 24, 2016
Till February 26, 2016
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
+31 (0)70 304 3642