Business West African Countries I (Bachelor's Degree)

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Doing Business in the West African Countries I (Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business, e-learning, third semester)


Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business

Subject - “Doing Business in the West African Countries I” (13 ECTS) - Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business (third semester)

Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Ivory Coast, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Niger.

ECOWAS ZMAO WAEMU

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Benin

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Benin
  2. Beninese Economy
  3. International Trade of Benin
  4. Port of Cotonou
  5. Business opportunities in Benin
    1. Agriculture
    2. Mining and oil
    3. Tourism
    4. Infrastructures
    5. Transport
  6. Access to the Beninese market
  7. Business Plan for Benin

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Benin”:

  1. To learn to do business in Benin
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Benin
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Benin with the country of the student
  4. To know Benin's trade agreements
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for Benin

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Burkina Faso

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Burkina Faso
  2. Economy of Burkina Faso
  3. Burkinabe International Trade
  4. Business opportunities in Burkina Faso
    1. Agriculture
    2. Mining
    3. Industry
    4. Tourism
    5. Real estate
    6. Infrastructures
  5. Case Study: Artisanal International Fair of Ouagadougou
  6. Access to the Burkinabe market
  7. Business Plan for Burkina Faso

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Burkina Faso”:

  1. To learn to do business in Burkina Faso
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Burkina Faso
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Burkina Faso with the country of the student
  4. To know Burkina Faso's trade agreement
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Burkinabe market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Cape Verde

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Cape Verde
  2. Economy of Cape Verde
  3. International Trade of Cape Verde
  4. Business and Investment opportunities in Cape Verde
  5. Tourism sector
  6. Cape Verde investments
  7. Access to the Cape Verdean market
  8. Business Plan for Cape Verde

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Cape Verde”:

  1. To learn to do business in Cape Verde
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Cape Verde
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Cape Verde with the country of the student
  4. To know Cape Verde's trade agreements
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Cape Verdean market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Ivory Coast

  1. Introduction to Ivory Coast
  2. Ivorian Economy
  3. Ivorian International Trade
  4. Ivorian Customs
  5. Port of Abidjan
  6. Business opportunities in Ivory Coast
    1. Agricultural sector
    2. Mining, energy and oil
    3. Industrial sector
    4. Infrastructures
  7. Ivorian Centre of Investment Promotion
  8. Case Study:
    1. Cacao value chain in West Africa
    2. Prosuma Group (supermarkets)
  9. Access to the Ivorian market
  10. Business Plan for Ivory Coast

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Ivory Coast”:

  1. To learn to do business in Ivory Coast
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Ivory Coast
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Ivory Coast with the country of the student
  4. To know the Ivorian trade agreements
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Ivorian market
  6. To study the profile of Ivorian companies

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in the Gambia

  1. Introduction to the Republic of the Gambia
  2. Gambian Economy
  3. Gambian International Trade
  4. Business opportunities in the Gambia
    1. Energy
    2. Agri-food sector and Fishing products
    3. Information and communication technologies
    4. Industry
    5. Transport
    6. Tourism
  5. Case Study: business opportunities in the Gambian agriculture sector
  6. Access to the Gambian market
  7. Business Plan for the Gambia

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in the Gambia”:

  1. To learn to do business in the Gambia
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in the Gambia
  3. To investigate the trade relations of the Gambia with the country of the student
  4. To know the Gambian trade agreements
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Gambian market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Ghana

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Ghana
  2. Economy of Ghana
  3. Economic profile of the regions of Ghana
  4. Ghanaian Agro-industrial sector
  5. Ghanaian International Trade
  6. Customs of Ghana
  7. Ports of Unit and Takoradi
  8. Business opportunities in Ghana
    1. Oil and gas
    2. Tourism
  9. Invest in Ghana
  10. Case Study: Kasapreko Company
  11. Access to the Ghanaian market
  12. Business Plan for Ghana

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Ghana”:

  1. To learn to do business in Ghana
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Ghana
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Ghana with the country of the student
  4. To know the Ghanaian trade agreements
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Ghanaian market
  6. To study the profile of companies of Ghana

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Guinea-Bissau.

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Guinea-Bissau
  2. Economy of Guinea-Bissau
  3. Bissau-Guinean International Trade
  4. Business and Investment opportunities in Guinea-Bissau
    1. Agriculture and agro-industry
    2. Fishing products
    3. Mining
    4. Tourism
    5. Energy
  5. Society of extension of Guinea-Bissau
  6. Access to the Bissau-Guinean market
  7. Business Plan for Guinea-Bissau

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Guinea-Bissau”:

  1. To learn to do business in Guinea-Bissau
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Guinea-Bissau
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Guinea-Bissau with the country of the student
  4. To know Guinea-Bissau's trade agreements of Guinea-Bissau
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Bissau-Guinean market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Guinea-Conakry.

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Guinea-Conakry
  2. Guinean Economy
  3. Guinean International
  4. Customs system of Guinea-Conakry
  5. Transport in Guinea-Conakry
  6. Autonomous Port of Conakry
  7. Business and Investment opportunities
  8. Code of investments
  9. Agency for Investment Promotion of Guinea
  10. Case Study: Guinea Alumina Corporation
  11. Access to the Guinean market
  12. Business Plan for Guinea-Conakry

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Guinea-Conakry”:

  1. To learn to do business in Guinea-Conakry
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Guinea-Conakry
  3. To investigate the trade relations of Guinea-Conakry with the country of the student
  4. To know the Guinean trade agreements
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Guinean market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Liberia

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Liberia
  2. Liberian Economy
  3. Liberian International
  4. Business opportunities in Liberia
    1. Transport
    2. Fishing
    3. Agribusiness
  5. Case Study:
    1. Ports of Liberia. Port of Monrovia
    2. Maritime Program of Liberia
  6. National Investment Commission
  7. Access to the Liberian market
  8. Business Plan for Liberia

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Liberia”:

  1. To learn to do business in Liberia
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Liberia
  3. To know the Liberian trade agreements
  4. To investigate the trade relations of Liberia with the country of the student
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Liberian market

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

  1. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (Nobel Peace Prize)
  2. His election to the president of Liberia

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Mali

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Mali
  2. Malian Economy
  3. International Trade of Mali
  4. Business and Investment opportunities in Mali:
    1. Agri-food Industry
    2. Cattle
    3. Mining
    4. Renewable energy
    5. Tourism
  5. Case Study: Desert Gold Ventures in Mali
  6. Agency of Investment Promotion of Mali
  7. Access to the Malian market
  8. Business Plan for Mali

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Mali”:

  1. To learn to do business in Mali
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Mali
  3. To know the Malian trade agreements
  4. To investigate the trade relations of Mali with the country of the student
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Malian market

Syllabus of the Program: Doing Business in Niger

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Niger
  2. Nigerien Economy
  3. Nigerien International Trade
  4. Business opportunities in Niger:
    1. Nigerian Agri-food Industry
    2. Petroleum and gas
    3. Manufacture
    4. Services
  5. Case Study: uranium in Niger
  6. Access to the Nigerien market
  7. Business Plan for Niger

Objectives of the Program “Doing Business in Niger”:

  1. To learn to do business in Niger
  2. To evaluate the business opportunities in Niger
  3. To know the Nigerien trade agreements
  4. To investigate the trade relations of the Niger with the country of the student
  5. To learn to develop a Business Plan for the Nigerien market

The economic integration in West Africa

West African Economic Integration

We Trust in Africa

  1. ECTS = European Transfer and Accumulation System
  2. CECT = Credit of Capitalisable and Transferable Evaluation (CAMES)

Samples: Doing Business in the West African Countries I (Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business, e-learning, third semester)

Doing Business in Liberia

Doing Business in Benin

International Trade and Business in Ghana

Liberia Maritime Programme

Doing Business in the Gambia

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