At the request of the London African Union Heads of Mission Group, SABE arranged the successful Heads of Mission Meeting in September 2018 in Edinburgh. 17 Heads of Mission and their Commercial Teams attended: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Zambia, Mozambique, Ethiopia, Malawi, Swaziland, Ghana, Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire, Angola, Cameroon, Gambia, Gabon and Sierra Leone.
The 3-day event was supported by the UK and Scottish Governments with attendance from the Scottish Government’s Minister for Trade, Ivan McKee and the Minister for International Development, Ben Macpherson as well as HM Trade Representative to Africa, Emma Wade-Smith. Other attendees included CBI Scotland, Chambers of Commerce from Scotland, all 12 Scottish Universities as well as representatives from over 100 Scottish companies ranging from SMEs to multinationals.
Trade Conference Programme
Conference Attendee List
Infrastructure Round Table Attendees
Full 3-day programme