Entries by Jean Wandimi

Project reference: Success of Bodo Möller Chemie in Africa 

At africon, interested companies, organisations or stakeholders frequently ask us questions, such as “How can you create value for us?”, “What was the outcome of this clients´ project you worked on?” or “Can you tell us about a sample project of yours?”. For this edition of our newsletter, we took the opportunity to speak to […]

Messe Düsseldorf postpones proprietary events (ProWein, wire, Tube, Beauty, Top Hair and Energy Storage Europe.)

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH is postponing the trade fairs ProWein, wire, Tube, Beauty, Top Hair and Energy Storage Europe. In close coordination with all partners involved, the company will promptly discuss alternative trade fair dates in order to guarantee planning can reliably proceed. Read the full press release here

Sustainable Economy at the German-African Economic Forum NRW 2020 in Dortmund

The demographic development on the continent and the consequences of climate change require a rethinking of the relationship between Germany and Africa. Therefore, sustainable business is of great relevance for companies in Africa. However, these environmental and social challenges also present opportunities for young entrepreneurs. Marc Zander, africon Partner and CEO moderated the panel on […]

How to benefit from the African growth markets – Exportleiterkreis” of IHK Oldenburg

  African economies present innumerable opportunities for businesses worldwide. africon was invited to hold a presentation on 18.02.2020 at the “Exportleiterkreis” of IHK Oldenburg about opportunities for German companies in Africa. Erik Deitersen, Senior Consultant with africon, gave an overview on why Africa is a promising market, the status quo on German business engagement there, […]

German-African Economic Forum NRW is happening on 18.02.2020 in Dortmund, Germany

The 6th German-African Economic Forum NRW will be taking place on 18th February 2020 in Dortmund, Germany. The forum will provide medium-sized German entrepreneurs with industry and country-specific information from experienced companies and experts already active in Africa. In 2020 the focus will be on the current major development trends in Africa. africon Partner and CEO Marc-Peter […]

For East Africans: How to prepare for a Messe Dusseldorf trade fair in Germany

As africon GmbH, we are the official representative of Messe Dusseldorf  in East Africa and we created this guide to make your preparation for Germany less complicated. Are you looking to attend any of the Messe Dusseldorf fairs in Germany? Are you from the following countries that we represent? These are Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Rwanda, […]