Rwanda fails to host Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021), hands over to South Africa

July 15, 2021 The Independent 0 Comments

Rwanda has withdrawn from hosting the second Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) citing logistical constraints related to the COVID-19 pandemic that has adversely affected the progress of construction of a new facility to host the event.

The Trade Fair has now been rescheduled to take place in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa from Nov. 15 – 21, 2021.  The event was previously due to be held in Kigali, Rwanda from Dec. 8- 14, 2021.

The decision to move the Trade Fair to Durban was made by the Advisory Council of IATF2021 at its 10th meeting held virtually May.25. Read More.

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