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06 Oct 21: Capo Verde: un hub tra Europa e Africa

Scarica il Programma    6 ottobre 2021 ore 14 – 15.15   PROGRAMMA   14:00 Introduzione Anna Spencer 14:05 Saluti istituzionali dell’Ambasciatore S.E. Dr. Jorge José de Figueiredo Gonçalves 14:12 Dr. José Almada Dias, CEO Cabo Verde TradeInvest 14:22 Dr. Jorge Pimenta Mauricio, Presidente Camera di Commercio di Barlavento 14: 32 Dr. Gerardo Iamunno, Presidente Gruppo Tecnico Export Unindustria 14:42 Dr. Anco Marzio Lenardon, Presidente ETC Invest 14:52 Dr. Pedro J. Silva Morais, Assessor VPM 15:02 Avv. Mario Di Giulio, Partner Pavia e Ansaldo 15: 07 Domande e risposte 15:15 Chiusura convegno Avv. Mario Di Giulio Modera: Anna Spencer  …

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09 Feb 21: Se la pandemia è leva per l’innovazione: il caso dell’Africa

Se la pandemia è leva per l’innovazione: il caso dell’Africa L’Africa sta puntando sulla tecnologia per la ripresa: la pandemia da Covid-19 ha accelerato il processo di digitalizzazioni in diversi Paesi del continente, per il necessario ricorso a soluzioni smart al fine di garantire la sicurezza delle persone   Internet, telemedicina, imprese ICT: l’Africa sta soffrendo particolarmente della pandemia di coronavirus in termini di vite umane ed economici, ma sta tuttavia traendo vantaggio dall’innovazione anche durante questo periodo. Del resto, l’impatto del Covid-19 è significativo non solo sulle esistenze individuali, ma anche sugli affari, le società e le imprese, con…

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19 Jan 21: Data Protection in East Africa

Data Protection in East Africa Data protection aims at greatly safeguarding the right to privacy and this is a matter that is of utmost importance in the current digital age.   This is especially important as the global economy is a digital economy and hence it is heavily reliant on digitization in order to leverage its economic success.   The right to privacy lies squarely at the centre of data protection and, therefore, a proper understanding and safeguarding of data protection in the digital age may be fulfilled only by properly understanding the right to privacy.   Privacy is a…

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11 Nov 20: Efficient logistics, customs and tax practices in trade relations between Africa and Italy

Efficient logistics, customs and tax practices in trade relations between Africa and Italy 11 November WEBINAR   Program   SPEAKERS Alessandro Zanin – Logimar David Mukeba Kalengay – Special Counsel to the President of DRC Liliane Attoungbre Carisi – OLA Energy Ablam Gerard Agoudou – Civil Engineer Airport Facilities & Infrastructure Abdulkadir Moalin Abdirahman – Benadir Pharmaceuticals Armel Koty – Consultant Mario Di Giulio  – Pavia e Ansaldo Moderator: Rudy Casbi – CEO La Nouvelle Afrique   https://iabw.eu/

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03 Aug 20: Economic Policies African States have implemented to respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Economic Policies African States have implemented to respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic Background The COVID-19 pandemic has been dubbed the “defining global health crisis of our time since World War II,” by international health systems experts.(Source: www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/coronavirus.html). To curb the spread of the virus, search for a remedy and vaccine, mitigate the socio-economic effects:  governments, healthcare specialists, the private sector and international health organisations have come together to formulate policies, researches and action plans. Economists have stated that the pandemic represents an unprecedented shock to the global economy. The global tally by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as of 29th…

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05 Jun 20: How Blockchain could revolutionize Ethical and Sustainable Fashion

How Blockchain could revolutionize Ethical and Sustainable Fashion Introduction In the recent years interest in supply chains has risen drastically and significantly in the fashion industry, a global trillion dollar sector devoted to the business of making and selling apparel, footwear and accessories. The fashion industry provides employment to approximately 100 million people across the globe, directly and indirectly. (Source: McKinsey &Company report the State of Fashion, 2019 ). With thousands of companies manufacturing apparel the industry remains the second biggest polluter of the environment. Reeling from issues of human rights violations in overcrowded factories, high levels of pollution caused…

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05 May 20: Sudan set to outlaw female genital mutilation

Sudan set to outlaw female genital mutilation On 22 April 2020 Sudan’s council of ministers voted overwhelmingly to criminalize FGM imposing a three year jail sentence for offenders. In a move hailed as a victory for women’s rights, the country joins 24 other African countries in enacting legislation against FGM. Sudan has one of the highest rates of FGM with the United Nations estimating that 87% of Sudanese women between the ages of 14-49 have been subjected to the harmful practice. The amendment to the criminal legislation, which still needs to be passed by members of the sovereign council, is…

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18 Mar 20: The Africa Continental Free Trade Area

The Africa Continental Free Trade Area   Introduction: The History of African Continental Integration Since the advent and rise of Pan-Africanism there has existed an idea of African Continental Integration. African unity has been a cherished concept but remained elusive for many years. In 1963 the Organization of African Unity (OAU) was created and given the impetus by the presidents of 32 African States to promote solidarity between African nations and eliminate colonialism in Africa. The founders of the OAU believed that Africa’s political and economic integration were inextricably linked. The OAU also had the mandate to ensure that all Africans enjoyed…