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MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor’s Commission on African Affairs Hosts 3rd Annual Maryland Business Forum: Prosper Africa & Maryland




The 3rd Annual Maryland Business Forum, “Prosper Africa and Maryland,” will be hosted by the Governor Larry Hogan’s Commission on African Affairs in partnership with the Prosper Africa Initiative supported by multiple federal agencies. 

The forum will bring a dialogue on strategies to leverage U.S. government trade and investment support services for businesses in Maryland and to connect Maryland’s goods and services with buyers, suppliers, and investment opportunities in Africa.

The Governor’s Commission on African Affairs responds effectively to the needs and concerns of Maryland citizens who have immigrated from African countries through expanded outreach and engagement with individuals and organizations in the community.

WHO: Governor’s Commission on African Affairs
Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives
Prosper Africa Initiative Officers from the U.S. Government and Maryland State Agencies
African Union Representational Mission to the United States
Embassy of Sierra Leone in the United States 
WHEN: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
4 p.m. to 7 p.m. 
WHERE: College Park Airport Operations Building
1909 Corporal Frank Scott Drive, 2nd Floor Conference Room
College Park, Md.


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