About Global Africa Business Initiative

Africa has staked its position as the cornerstone of the world’s future. The continent is now positioned to be the most important driver of global business with a $3 trillion market opportunity. The Global Africa Business Initiative puts the private sector at the center of the discussions and the solutions. GABI is a platform that places Africa in its rightful place in the global economy and positions the continent as the premier destination for business, trade and investment.


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Unstoppable Africa

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Global Africa Business Initiative Announces World-Class Lineup for ‘Unstoppable Africa’ 2023 Event


CEOs, Heads of State, Ministers, investors and UN leaders will be joined by stars of music, sport and film for an exclusive two-day forum on Africa’s future

Media Advisory – Press Briefing on Unstoppable Africa Event


UNITED NATIONS, New York, 12 September 2023

Global Africa Business Initiative aims to accelerate and promote business, trade and investment across Africa


High-level "Unstoppable Africa" event on 21-22 September in New York will convene African leaders, CEOs, investors, entrepreneurs and artists

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Key Themes

Energy Access & Energy Transitions
Energy Access & Energy Transitions
Inclusive Growth & Trade
Inclusive Growth & Trade
Digital Transformation
Digital Transformation


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Abdul Samad Rabiu Initiative (ASR)
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Rockefeller Foundation

Supported By:

Summa Group
Mastercard Foundation
National Basketball Players Association (NBPA)