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ITPO Nigeria

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Established in 2015 through an agreement between UNIDO and the Federal Government of Nigeria, UNIDO ITPO Nigeria promotes impactful investments and green technology transfers from industrialized nations to Nigeria and select African countries. Our mission is to diversify the economy, facilitate trade, and catalyze national and regional value chains.

We focus on industrialization, poverty alleviation, and developing women and youth. Dedicated to generating foreign direct investment (FDI) and SME growth, we provide technical assistance to all levels of the Nigerian government and promote sustainable technologies. Our goal is to create a dynamic economic environment, addressing key challenges while stimulating growth and development across various sectors.

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Services:

Delegation Programs and Capacity Building 

ITPO Nigeria organizes delegate programs to provide exposure to Nigerian investment opportunities. It conducts capacity-building training sessions to enhance skills and knowledge among stakeholders. We also host and participates in trade shows and exhibitions to showcase opportunities and innovations. Additionally, investment seminars are organized to guide potential investors through the entire investment cycle, from project identification to implementation. 

 

Business Facilitation and Networking 

ITPO Nigeria arranges bilateral business meetings for companies planning investments or technology transfers, facilitating networking and information exchange. It organizes business-to-business (B2B) meetings to connect local and international partners. ITPO Nigeria also links small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with business partners, development organizations, and international industry specialists. 

 

Investment and Market Promotion 

ITPO Nigeria promotes market and investment opportunities in Nigeria and AfCFTA States through strategic partnerships with Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs) and other organizations. It fosters partnerships to boost investment and market visibility. We also facilitate factory and site visits for delegates to understand technologies and businesses, building relationships to promote investments. 

 

Sustainable Development and Policy Support 

ITPO Nigeria advocate for sustainable technologies that enhance local investment opportunities and overall sustainability. It provides policy-related advice to government bodies at all levels and connects investors with technology providers to create synergies for sustainable development. Additionally, ITPO Nigeria matches companies and investment projects with potential investors and promotes investment opportunities through site visits, encouraging technology transfer and business growth. 

Partners:

  • Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment 

  • Ministry of Environment 

  • Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy 

  • Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, 

  • Ministry of Petroleum 

  • Ministry of Finance, Budget, and National Planning 

  • Ministry of Agriculture 

  • Ministry of Science and Technology 

  • Development Finance Department of the Central Bank of Nigeria 

  • AFCFTA Secretariat in Ghana 

  • Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) 

  • African Union (AFCFTA Secretariat) 

  • Bank of Industry 

  • Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) 

  • Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) 

  • National Association for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (NASME) 

  • National Association for Small-Scale Industrialists (NASSI) 

  • Nigerian Chamber of Commerce Industry Mines and Agriculture (NACIMMA) 

Publications

2023 | UNIDO

ITPO Nigeria Annual Report 2023

2022 | UNIDO

ITPO Nigeria Annual Report 2022

Contact us

 

ITPO Nigeria

23, Bank of Industry Building, Marina Road, Lagos State, Nigeria

itpo.nigeria@unido.org

++43-1-26026-18050