Key programme themes

OBJECTIVES OF THE EVENT
INVESTMENT

East and Central Africa community is open to discuss redesigning or revising existing investment incentives.

Financiers and lenders ready to offer finance to develop mining sector in the region


Attend the investor briefing: “Capitalising East and Central Mining sector”

LAW AND TAX REGULATION

Industry leaders and policy makers to re-visit their existing policies to ensure its fitting for a forward thinking sector in the region to raise interest from local and international investors


Attend session 1.3: “Rethinking mining policies to get mining operations in motion”

EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGIES

Huge opportunity for the METS industry to push equipment and service providers in the region.


Engage in the discussion group on “Bridging the gaps between traditional mining and incorporation."

MINERALS PROCESSING

Countries in the region already set up with processing plants and set strategies to develop plants for increased value additions (ie. Rwanda)


Learn more at session 2.2 “Rwanda positioning itself as the mineral processing hub: Keeping value additions within the region”

COUNTRY FOCUS SESSIONS

  • Increase exploration investment in the East and Central Africa region
  • Increase mining productivity in the region
  • Increase value addition investment in the region
  • Increase trade of minerals within the region
  • Increase interaction between mining companies and investors in the region
  • Increase business opportunities for METS (Machinery, Equipment, Technology and Services) companies in the region