Launch of Fashionomics Africa Webinar Series

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What does the COVID-19 disruption mean for Africa’s Fashion Industry? Can African Fashionpreneurs genuinely thrive in a (post-) COVID-19 World? The Women and Civil Society Department of the African Development Bank Group will be launching the Fashionomics Africa Webinar Series of its flagship Fashionomics Africa initiative on Tuesday, 2 June 2020. The event takes a look at opportunities and threats for African fashionpreneurs and investors.

The webinar, which will run from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon, is themed: What does the COVID-19 disruption mean for Africa’s Fashion Market? Opportunities and Threats for Fashionpreneurs and Investors and will focus on the role of African Fashionpreneurs in a (post-) COVID-19 World.

Panellists, including fashion entrepreneurs, investors, industry experts and business insiders, will exchange ideas on the need and opportunities for adaptability and creativity of a digitally enabled African fashion industry during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

The participants will also identify the latest innovations that have occurred in the fashion industry in response to the COVID-19 crisis; share lessons learned, and discuss how to attract investments in the digitally-enabled fashion industry and how to adapt fashionpreneur business models.


Launch of Fashionomics Africa Webinar Series

Gender, Women & Civil Society Department, African Development Bank

Tuesday, 2 June 2020: 10 am to 12 noon

Online – Zoom, Sign in on Fashionomics Africa, Click HERE(link is external).

Registration is free.


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