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Chancellor Merkel’s Africa Envoy, H.E. Günter Nooke, leads discussion on German investments in Africa
September 14, 2020

The webinar will be moderated by Sebastian Wagner, Executive Chair of the Germany Africa Business Forum The discussion will be centred on the topic: Investment and Trade for Africa’s Economic Development. Panelists include NJ Ayuk, Chairman of the African Energy Chamber and Rene Awambeng of the African Export-Import Bank. The webinar will be held on 23 […]

Germany to Ramp Up Investment in African Energy
August 7, 2020

An exclusive webinar explored the market dynamics set to shape post-COVID-19 German-African business relations Berlin, August 7, 2020 “Germany-Africa Economic Relations: Making Deals Post COVID-19” highlighted opportunities for German businesses in Africa’s power production, clean energy, and digitalization and technology sectors; An opening keynote was given by H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines […]

Senegal, Equatorial Guinea set to discuss post-Covid-Investments in Africa with Germany at GABF Webinar
July 30, 2020

The Germany Africa Business Forum (GABF) is organizing an exclusive webinar on the topic “Business in Africa after Covid-19” on August 6th, 2020, at 16:00 Central European Time. The high-level panel will be expanded with an opening speech by the Minister of Mines & Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Gabriel M. Obiang Lima. “We are proud to […]

Germany-Africa Business Forum (GABF) to Host a Webinar on Making Deals Post Covid-19
July 22, 2020

Berlin, July 21th, 2020: While Covid-19 has hit world markets very hard, African economies are showing more resilience than others. Out of the 37 countries escaping recession this year, 22 are Africans according to the IMF’s latest forecasts. Post Covid-19, Africa will remain the fastest growing region in the world, and one where a new […]

GABF has become signatory of the Equal by 30 campaign
May 20, 2020

The GABF has become a signatory of the Equal by 30 campaign, in which the private and public sectors commit themselves to promote equal pay, equal opportunities for women in the clean energy sector by 2030. The Equal by 30 campaign is a joint initiative of the Clean Energy, Education and Empowerment Initiative (C3E), which is committed to promoting women’s participation to clean energy and closing the gender gab, and the International Energy Agency (IEA). To promote the goals of Equal by 30, GABF is […]

Centurion International AG and the Germany-Africa Business Forum Make Donation to Support Germany’s Fight Against Coronavirus
March 20, 2020

Frankfurt, 20 March 2020: In order to support Europe as it struggles to contain the coronavirus outbreak, Centurion International AG and the Germany-Africa Business Forum (GABF) have decided to join hands and make a donation of EUR50,000. The funds will be allocated to relief organizations to support under-privileged, elderly or homeless people in the City […]

Germany Africa Business Forum contributes to Salesian Institute Youth Project
October 17, 2019

The Germany Africa Business Forum, a privately funded think tank committed to foster German-African relationships, supports the Salesian Institute Youth Project through philanthropic and educational means.  The Salesian Institute Youth Project is a South African non-profit organization that runs the Learn to Live School which supports marginalized and vulnerable Youth at Risk from communities and […]

German Expertise is Behind West Africa’s First LNG Storage and Regasification Plant
August 21, 2019

German companies ESC Engineers and Noordtec worked closely with Equatoguinean contractor Elite Construcciones on the design, development and construction of the Akonikien LNG project in Equatorial Guinea. The 14,000 cubic metres storage and regasification plant was inaugurated this week by H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, and is the first such […]

Investmens in German-African energy startups
July 26, 2019

The GABF launched a multi-million Euro funding commitment to invest in German energy startups that focus on Africa.

Germany Africa Business Forum at TXF Global
July 16, 2019

The annual TXF Global took place from 12th to 14th June 2019, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Berlin. For three days, 850 guests excitedly exchanged views on exports, agency and project financing. Jessica Stang represented the Germany Africa Business Forum (GABF) as a speaker on the panel “To the beat of the drum: Mapping […]