Osaka Africa Business Forum 2023

In collaboration with UNDP, the African Diaspora Network Japan (ADNJ) will host the 'Osaka Africa Business Forum,' a unique event dedicated to exploring business opportunities in Africa and showcasing its culture. The event is scheduled for September 1st, 2023.

August 31, 2023
Event Details

01 September 2023

2:00 pm (JST) / 8:00 am (EAT)

Hybrid event with Zoom livestream (Simultaneous interpretation in Japanese, English, and French)

The African Diaspora Network Japan (ADNJ) will hold the "Osaka Africa Business Forum 2023" on September 1, 2023, a unique forum to explore business opportunities in Africa and extend the African economy and culture to Japan.

This year's forum aims not only to provide information and networking on African business but also to create opportunities to experience "Real Africa."

There will be keynote speeches by guest speakers with expertise in the African market, panel discussions, and thematic workshops.

As the supporting organization, UNDP has the following key contributions planned for the event:

  • Video message of keynote speech by Afuna Ezakonwa, UNDP Assistant to the President and Director of the Africa Bureau (around 2:30 p.m.)
  • Presentation on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) at the workshop (around 5:00 p.m.)
  • Participation at the exhibition booth

For speakers and more information, please visit the event's website: