Barbados, Afreximbank announces first-ever Africa-Caribbean trade and investment forum
The Government of Barbados and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) announced the first Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF), scheduled to be held in Bridgetown, Barbados from August 31 to September 3, 2022.
ACTIF2022 will be held under the theme “One People, One Destiny: Uniting and Reimagining Our Future”.
The Forum aims to foster the development of strategic partnerships and create new opportunities among the African and Caribbean business communities.
The Prime Minister of Barbados Mia Amor Mottley said, “Barbados was especially pleased to be hosting ACTIF2022, which will be a significant step towards strengthening relations between Africa and CARICOM”.
African and Caribbean Heads of State, senior government representatives, business leaders, development agencies, multilateral financial institutions, African and Caribbean think tanks and researchers will participate in ACTIF2022.