The KNCCI President Richard Ngatia held deliberations with the Secretary General International Chamber of Commerce (SG ICC) John Denton where the SG ICC expressed his delight at the partnership and collaborations between KNCCI and ICC.
The two attended the 12th World Chamber Congress that began on 23rd ending today 25th November 2021 at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai.
The SG ICC will be coming to Kenya in March 2022 for the launch the Centre of Entrepreneurship Eastern Africa which will be hosted by the KNCCI in Nairobi.
In their meeting, they also deliberated on; World Trade Organisation 12th Ministerial Conference (MC12 ) Business Forum to be held in Geneva on 2nd December 2021, World Food Program and United Nations Economic Commission Africa program for Kenya aimed at increasing agricultural yield in Africa, Centre of Entrepreneurship Eastern Africa Hub and collaboration on AfCTA.
They also discussed about fundraising for renovation of Ufanisi House, which is KNCCI property that has been unoccupied since 2015.
The KNCCI President congratulated Gabriel Petreus on his appointment in the steering committee of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.
Present during this meeting were the KNCCI 1st Vice President Dr. Erick Rutto, Director Global Partnerships and Development Julian Kassum, Deputy Director Global Partnerships and Development Gabriel Petrus, Executive Director Investara Plus Africa Tito Mutai and the Head of Business Development Virginia Waruingi.