Important recognition by the Neapolitan municipality for the initiative scheduled for next year.
The news came on the morning of April 14, 2020. The Mayor of Naples, Luigi de Magistris, has officially recognized his patronage for the event scheduled for September 2021 and which will take place in the capital of Campania.
"I and my partners - Associazione Mondo Internazionale, Associazione CODAI, Associazione Colori D'Africa, Opino Juris and ACLI Campi Flegrei - are very satisfied with this recognition by the Municipality. It is important, in a difficult phase like this for our country and the whole world, to think about the future in a positive way", said with enthusiasm Mariam Cristine Scandroglio, Project Manager, creator of the project and President of the Association IL PONTE.
"An important recognition of the City of Naples that gives back hope and passion to all those who want a better future, in a difficult moment that affects us all. Thus, Mondo Internazionale, Il Ponte, Opinio Juris and all the partners are ready to think about a future full of collaborations all over the world, starting from Italy, Europe and Africa", added Michele Pavan, Project Manager and President of the Associazione Mondo Internazionale.
Expo Africa 2021 is an international event for the promotion of African excellence, designed to create a bridge for the promotion, for the development of opportunities between African and Mediterranean countries, starting from Italy and Naples.
The event: The format of the exhibition is based on the presence of exhibition stands, show areas (musical performances), experiential spaces (street-food, fashion shows), spaces for sports events and an area dedicated to match-making with conferences, cooperation meetings and "One to One" between national and international producers and operators (buyers, companies, investors, institutions) with particular attention to the theme of production chains.
The expo also foresees the presence of promotional stands of the invited countries that will be structured not as a simple "exhibition fair" but as an exhibition of emotional paths, live events, performances, installations, storytelling aimed at promoting the beauty of Africa. The functions will be: exhibition and sale of typical products; tourist and cultural information; promotion of local institutions and operators.
The space dedicated to business operators will be dedicated to the promotion and sale of products and services, both to consumer customers and potential business customers. The sectors concerned are food, crafts, design, tourism, cosmetics and fashion.
Naples, 14 April 2020 Expo Africa Press Office - Domenico Nocerino Opinio Juris