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Team Finland Visit to Ghana and Nigeria, November 13th - 17th, 2017

Ghana, Nigeria
Description of the event:

Travel to Ghana and Nigeria with Mr. Kai Mykkänen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development of Finland, and discover new business opportunities in:

• Cleantech - waste 2 energy, renewable energy, water sanitation & treatment, smart grids
• Education - vocational training, e-learning
• Energy (smart grids & renewables) - smart metering, billing and collection software, systems, and solutions, anti-theft software, Transmission & distribution network upgrades
• Health & Wellbeing - medical devices, equipment, consumables, medical tourism, e-health, wearables
• ICT - cyber security, mobile security, enterprise software and solutions, telecommunication infrastructure and solutions business sectors

Interested? Register by 6th October and read here more about the detailed practical information, costs involved and the program.

Why Ghana - why Nigeria?

Ghana has embarked on an ambitious reform program to improve the trade and investment climate for both local and international businesses. These efforts have paid off and Ghana is ranked the best place for doing business in West Africa, ahead of Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire.

Nigeria is the key driver of international trade in all of West Africa and ranks among Africa’s largest consumer markets. Learn more


Participation fee
To cover the expenses, Finpro will charge a participation fee for arrangements in Ghana and Nigeria during 13-17 November 2017:
- Micro businesses and SMEs: EUR 1360 + 24% VAT per person
- Major companies: EUR 1600 + 24% VAT per person
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For more information, please contact:

Finpro Nigeria:
- Mr. Olu Raheem, Trade Commissioner, Lagos +234 803 198 9181
- Ms. Christina Rinne, Program Manager, Export Finland, +358 50 468 9460
Health & Wellbeing:
- Ms. Meria Heikelä, Director, Export Finland, +44 7787 153 014
Cleantech & Energy:
- Mr. Risto Huhta-Koivisto, Head of Industry, Export Finland, Bioeconomy & Cleantech, +358 40 343 3347
General arrangements:
- Ms. Lotta Eiroma, Project Manager, Business Delegations, +358 40 716 2628


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