The National Action Committee on the African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat is collaborating with the Nigeria Governors’ Forum to host a Subnational Strategy Workshop with representatives from all the 36 States and FCT in attendance. This event proposes to:
a) Support States in the development of a framework to identify their areas of distinctive competencies.
b) Kickstart the development of States’ AfCFTA strategy.
c) Assess requirements for successful implementation of the AfCFTA.
d) Discuss good practices and management of expected challenges the implementation of AfCFTA in Nigeria.
e) Discuss the integration of gender equality and youth representation into Nigeria’s AfCFTA.
f) Agree protocol for managing interactions among States and between National and subnational programs.