Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Filter by Categories
Board Members
LOT Luminaries
Member Spotlight
News
Press & Media
Uncategorized
Ghana Mission

Join us for the 2019 NBMBAA® Education & Trade Mission to Ghana and Liberia

February 16th – 24th, 2019

The National Black MBA Association® is thrilled to announce our 2nd annual trade mission excursion!

The Association is planning a purpose driven trade mission to Liberia and Ghana in 2019 due to the immense business opportunities and welcoming society.

This Mission is to expose African Americans to the current African culture and the various investment opportunities across the continent; consequently potentially diversifying and growing their investment portfolios.

Reserve Your Spot Now!

Limited spots available on the delegation, registrations will fill fast,
so reserve your spot today for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Liberia Facts

  • Founded by freed black men in 1847 as the 1st independent country on the continent
  • Has strong ties with the US
  • New democratic government with pro-poor agenda. Immense opportunities in Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education, Mining, Transportation, Solar Energy, Healthcare, Manufacturing.

Ghana Facts

  • Population of 28 million and is considered the “Agricultural hub of West Africa”
  • Conducive business environment for investments in all sectors
  • Right to abode law for African Americans

Key Highlights for Ghana

  • Accommodations at 4 ½ Star Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra
  • Parliament House Visit
  • Cloth fitting for custom made garments
  • Three tracks: Visit Gold Mines and Oil/Gas District of the Western Region (for an additional fee), Business, or Tour Cape Coast Enslaved Fort (castle)

Key Highlights for Liberia

  • Accommodations at 4 star RLJ Kendeja Resort & Villas
  • Naming Ceremony and Honorary Citizenship Ceremony
  • National Museum of Liberia Tour
  • Two Tracks: Cultural or Business (University of Liberia’s School of Business)

Business Opportunities and Networking

In our ongoing commitment to promote bilateral trade relationships, the NBMBAA® trade and education mission will assist companies in finding overseas partners, license technology and aid in international growth. This mission is tailored around specific business opportunities relevant to our delegates. The agenda is designed to match these objectives with business opportunities existing in the targeted market via the introduction to and one- on- one meetings with key industry decision-makers and well-placed government officials. This is a cost-effective opportunity to gain first-hand market information, save time and maximize your results!

Participating companies receive market briefings from local experts and parliament members including ministers of trade and tourism, finance, operations, technology and education. Market briefings are followed by site visits to key projects or to gain an understanding of how to do business in that market.

 

Providence Baptist Church & Providence Island

liberia-2012-040

Tour one of the Oldest Churches on the Continent of Africa.  Providence Island – Where freed Black men and women from America arrived in Liberia.

National Museum of Liberia Tour

Visit the Joseph Jenkins Roberts statue, First President of Liberia and first African-American President in the World, for pictures and historical tour.

Cape Coast Castle

Cape Coast Castle is one of about forty “slave castles,” or large commercial forts, built on the Gold Coast of West Africa by European traders. It was originally built by the Swedes for trade in timber and gold, but later used in the trans-Atlantic slave trade.

Reserve Your Spot Now!

Limited spots available on the delegation, registrations will fill fast,
so reserve your spot today for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Share the Education & Trade Mission to Ghana and Liberia

share_facebook