An Investment and Business Forum between EAC (East African Community) and SWEACC (Sweden – East Africa Chamber of Commerce) was held on March 12-13, 2020 in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania.
The forum was a result of efforts by East African ambassadors in Sweden which aimed to encourage Investment and Business between Sweden and East African countries.
The forum has been held every year in circulation amongst East African Community member countries and Sweden. The guest of honor was Tanzania Prime Minister Hon. Kassim M. Majaliwa who was represented by Minister of State and Investment, Prime Minister’s Office Hon. Angella Kairuki. Focus areas of interest were Water and Sanitation, Green Transport and Waste to Energy Transformation.
A total of two hundred participants from East African countries and Sweden were present, amongst whom were representatives of private companies and public institutions.
Representatives of 18 companies and business institutions from Sweden were present. The delegation was led by Tanzanian Ambassador in Sweden, Hon. Willibrod Slaa, and Mr. Jan Furuvald, SWEACC Chairman.
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