The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), a U.S. international investment agency, and the Aspen’s Diaspora Investment Alliance, a Hub strategic partner, will hold the inaugural DIAspora Investment Forum for East Africa on October 14 in Boston, MA. The forum is part of OPIC’s 'Expanding Horizons' workshop series that seeks to highlight the opportunities available for U.S. small businesses in international markets.
OPIC will present its financing and insurance products. Other agencies, such as the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S Commercial Service and the Small Business Administration’s Office of International Trade, will also present opportunities through their programs.
The Hub will present on its transaction support services to facilitate investment in the East African market. Kenya’s investment promotion agency, KenInvest, will also have a speaker at the event. The Hub has MoUs with both KenInvest and the Aspen Institute to jointly promote investment in Kenya and East Africa.
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