High-Level Liberia Trade & Investment Mission

2nd-4th June, Monrovia

EVENT SUMMARY

Following the success of December's High-Level UK-Liberia Business Briefing, this Trade Mission to Monrovia offers substantive investment opportunitiy.

Alongside panel discussions on energy, infrastructure, ICT, agriculture and tourism, delegates will have the chance to meet key decision makers in government and business, access in-depth investment information, and high-level networking opportunities.

DRAFT PROGRAMME

 

DAY ONE - 1st April 

09.00-09.15     Opening Address

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs 
  • British Ambassador to Liberia

09.15-11.15     High Level Panel Discussion 

  • Ministry of Finance
  • Ministry of Commerce and Industry
  • Liberia Business Registry Representative
  • Central Bank of Liberia
  • Private Sector Representative

11.15-12.00: Session 1: Investing in Energy inc. Renewables

  • Ministry of Mines and Energy 
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Private Sector Representative

Lunch Break

13.15-14.15 Visit to Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Executive Mansion 

  • House of Senate
  • House of Representatives

 

14:30 – 15:00: Spotlight: Liberia’s Tourism Potential

  • Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism
  • Private Sector Representative
  • Private Sector Representative

15:00-15:30 – Coffee and Tea Break

15:30-16:30 Session 2: Infrastructure and ICT  

  • Ministry of Transport
  • Ministry of Information 
  • Liberia Telecommunications Authority
  • Private Sector Speaker

19:30-21:30 Drinks Reception at the British Embassy

 

 

DAY TWO - 2nd April 

10:00-10:15: Minister of Foreign Affairs

10:30-11:35: Session 3: Investing in Agriculture  

  • Ministry of Agriculture  
  • Private Sector Representative

14.00-15.00     Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Mines and Energy)

15.00-16.00     Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Agriculture)

16.00-17.00     Ministerial Meeting (Ministry of Planning and Economic Affairs)

19:00-21.00: Drinks Reception hosted by the Government of Liberia 

 

DAY THREE - 3rd April 

Site Visit to the National Port Authority 

Optional 1-to-1 Meetings

Meetings with the Liberian Business Registry 

DAY FOUR - 4th April 

Tourist Visit organised by the Ministry of Information, Cultural Affairs and Tourism