【Seminar】DFIs: Your Partners for African Development – The 6th Seminar Republic of Botswana：Botswana Development Corporation (BDC)
AFRCO (Association of African Economy and Development) has been periodically providing online seminars on the theme of “Development in Africa with Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) as Partners”.
So far, AFRECO has held webinars five times in collaboration with DFIs that are members of the SADC-DFRC.
This time, we are inviting a development bank from Botswana, one of the most politically and economically stable African countries, to participate in the webinar.
We welcome those who are doing business in Africa as a company or an individual, as well as those who are considering to enter the African market in the future.
AFRECO presents online Seminar Series
DFIs: Your Partners for African Development ~The 6th Seminar – Botswana Development Corporation (BDC)~
●Date & Time：
15:30 – 17:00 (Japan Time (JST)) / 08:30 – 10:00 (Central Africa Time(CAT))
July 29, 2021 (Wednesday)
●Platform： Microsoft Teams
Botswana Development Corporation (BDC)
UNIDO, JETRO, JBIC, JICA, NEXI
Moderator of Webinar
・Boitshwarelo Lebang-Kgetse – Head Corporate Affairs and Strategy
・Kingsley Thapelo Mmipi, Senior Training Officer, SADC-DFRC
・Tetsuya Fukunaga, Director, AFRECO
|15:30 – 15:35||A brief introduction of BDC by AFRECO|
|15:35 – 15:45||General and Brief Explanation about BDC|
|15:45 – 16:00||Brief presentation of previous projects/programs that BDC financed|
|16:00 – 16:05||Policies and institutions for COVID-19 of the Republic of Botswana|
|16:05 – 16:20||Projects/Programmes BDC is planning to implement during the COVID-19 crises and what partnerships should be promoted together with Japan|
|16:20 – 16:35||Projects/Programmes BDC is planning to implement after the COVID-19 crises and what partnerships should be promoted together with Japan|
|16:35 – 17:00||Questions and Answers session|
Agenda：Agenda- 6th Webinar Series by SADC’s DFI’s
Press release：BDC Press Release_BDC in partnership with the Association of African Economy and Development (AFRECO) host the 6th Seminar Webinar Series by SADC’s DFI’s
Website： Botswana Development Corporation (bdc.bw)
Profile： About BDC (PDF)
Annual report： 2020 BDC Annual Report_0.pdf