Improving continental free trade patterns in Africa: the role of private sector development

Improving continental free trade patterns in Africa: the role of private sector development

The Upgrading and Restructuring Industrial Programme (PRMN) and the Quality Infrastructure Programme in Central Africa (PIQAC) are funded by EU and implemented with the technical support of UNIDO. The infopoint will discuss the main achievements of the two programmes, lessons learned and how public and private authorities of Central Africa should collaborate with international community to scale up the achieved results and support the African Continental Freed Trade Area (AfCFTA)

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Francecsa Di Mauro

Head of Unit, DEVCO E.1




Rafik Feki

Industrial Development Officer, Business Environment, Cluster & innovation Division


Juan Pablo Davila Sanchez

Industrial Development Officer, Standards and Quality Infrastructure Division




Patrick Gilabert

UNIDO Representative to the EU


Conference language: English

Language Q&A session: English, French


Venue: rue de la Loi 43-45, Ground floor, Brussels



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