Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, avenue Jean Paul II / 01 BP 1387 Abidjan 01 / Côte d'Ivoire

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Event Date Wed Mar 11 CET - Thu Mar 12 CET (almost 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Wed Mar 11 3:00am - Thu Mar 12 12:00pm
Location Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
avenue Jean Paul II / 01 BP 1387 Abidjan 01 / Côte d'Ivoire
Region EMEA

The BOS is a one-stop forum for consultants, contractors, manufacturers, and suppliers from the Bank Group’s member countries looking to provide goods and services to the Bank Group projects in Africa. The BOS helps strengthen the relationship between the Bank, its shareholders and the private sector. Participants will be introduced to the Bank’s priority sectors, referred to as the High 5s, namely: Light up & Power Africa (energy), Feed Africa (agriculture), Integrate Africa (transport infrastructure), Industrialize Africa (private sector development) and Improve the Quality of Life for the People of Africa (water and sanitation, and human development).


The objectives of the BOS are for participants to:
Learn about the Bank Group’s strategic direction, operational priorities, project pipeline and ongoing sovereign and non-sovereign operations
Be informed about the Bank Group’s financial products and instruments
Meet with Bank Group’s sector and regional specialists
Network with other consulting firms and equipment suppliers in non-regional and regional member countries of the Bank Group
Learn about the qualification criteria for Bank-financed contracts
Discover business opportunities in Africa
Expected Outputs

The BOS is expected to increase the pool of competent providers of goods and services for the Bank’s projects, contributing to the efficient implementation and ultimate success of Bank Group’s development initiatives.