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Women's Day celebration on March 8th for the female staff of GDIZ

Women’s Day celebration on March 8th for the female staff of GDIZ

The female staff of Glo-Djigbé Industrial Zone began March 8th with an exclusive exchange session in the presence of Mr. Létondji Beheton, the Director-General of the Investment and Promotion of Industry Company (SIPI-Benin S.A.). During this meeting, the Director-General reaffirmed SIPI-Benin S.A.’s commitment to developing female talents, promoting and valuing women, and supporting their advancement to positions of responsibility within the company. He also emphasized his availability to address any concerns raised by the female staff.

Celebration of International Women’s Rights Day (IWRD)

Celebration of International Women's Rights Day (IWRD)

Adorned in specially chosen fabric for the occasion, the female staff of GDIZ marked International Women’s Rights Day (IWRD) by joining forces with the women from the Ministry of Industry and Commerce (MIC). Minister Shadiya Alimatou Assouman was also present to share in this significant moment.

This collaboration with MIC’s women aims to strengthen ties within the industrial sector and promote closer collaboration. Participants believe that this union will enhance the sharing of experiences among them, underscoring their commitment to equality, diversity, and the collective growth of our industrial community.

Over 300 blood bags collected in blood donation campaign

The recent blood donation campaign at Glo-Djigbé Industrial Zone (GDIZ), in partnership with the Claudine TALON Foundation, took place on the 5th and 6th of March and brought together over a hundred participants.

The team extends its heartfelt gratitude to all participants who contributed to the success of the blood donation sessions. Thanks to their dedication and solidarity, approximately 300 blood bags were collected—a significant achievement with a positive impact on the lives of many individuals. Each blood donation represents a glimmer of hope for those in need, and the participants’ involvement reflects the generosity and compassion that characterizes the community within GDIZ.

Upcoming events – June 18th and 19th for edition 4

Participants are encouraged to mark their calendars now for the upcoming blood donation sessions scheduled for the 18th and 19th of June. The team is confident that, thanks to the participants’ unwavering enthusiasm, the goals for this new edition will be met and exceeded.

ARISE IIP: A fruitful collaboration with DMA Invest and the British Government to boost commercial ties in Benin

In a dynamic alliance with DMA Invest and the British Government, ARISE IIP orchestrated the UK – BENIN TRADE AND INVESTMENT MISSION from March 6th to 8th at the Golden Tulip. This event featured illuminating ministerial discussions and impactful B2B meetings, laying the foundation for intensified economic collaboration.

Exploration of Glo-Djigbé Industrial Zone

During this influential trade mission, significant focus was placed on the exploration of Glo-Djigbé Industrial Zone (GDIZ). The delegation, consisting of DMA Invest representatives and British entrepreneurs, had an exclusive opportunity to tour GDIZ’s facilities, gaining firsthand insight into operational efficiency, stringent quality standards, and innovative practices.

Strategic discussions: Building a strong and enduring partnership

These exchanges mark a pivotal milestone in the establishment of a robust and enduring partnership. This phase opens doors to prospective and mutually beneficial investment opportunities, setting the stage for a promising era of economic cooperation between international enterprises and Benin.