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UPDATED - 2016 AGOA Forum - Agenda and details

Monday, 01 August 2016

The US State Department has officially announced the dates for the 2016 US-sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum, commonly known as the AGOA Forum. The Forum (Ministerial) will take place on 26 September 2016, and is preceded by a range of events incorporating the private sector, civil society, and African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) stakeholders, on 22-23 September. This year’s theme is “Maximizing AGOA now while preparing for the future beyond AGOA.”

Draft program details (updated on 07 September, with all public and livestreaming events) for the official part of the AGOA Forum, as received by the US State Department, have been made available on  >>

These are continuously updated as new information becomes available.

Members of the press corps: Please see this announcement

The AGOA Civil Society forum agenda is also available. Online registration has closed.

The Civil Society Forum Youtube feed will livestream proceedings - click on the image link below. 

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