Ambassadors’ Dinner 2023

The 12th edition of the NABC’s Ambassadors’ Dinner will take place on the 16th of November 2023 at Kasteel de Wittenburg.  

16th of November 2023
Wassenaar, Netherlands
Start at:15:00
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  • The Ambassadors’ Dinner is fully sold out.

    Please email Guna Alvika to to be placed on the waiting list.

    Join the NABC and Rabobank for the 12th edition of the Ambassadors’ Dinner – a remarkable evening of inspiration, networking, and seated dining at the prestigious Kasteel de Wittenburg. With an average attendance of 25 to 30 African embassies each year, this event promises to be the pinnacle of cross-continental networking. 

    This event provides a unique platform for you to connect and engage in one-on-one matchmaking sessions with African ambassadors, opening doors to new business prospects and international partnerships. Whether you are looking to expand your market presence, establish trade relationships, or explore investment opportunities, this is your chance to make meaningful connections. 

    But that is not all! Witness the moment of recognition as the NABC announces the recipient of the prestigious ‘Doing Business in Africa’ (DBA) Award. This award celebrates outstanding business models that contribute to innovative, inclusive, and sustainable development in Africa. Be inspired by the innovative approaches and impactful initiatives driving positive change on the continent. 

    Whether you are a seasoned business professional or an aspiring entrepreneur, this event offers a unique chance to build bridges and explore mutually beneficial partnerships. Reserve your seat today to be part of the Ambassadors’ Dinner 2023 at Kasteel de Wittenburg.  

    We look forward to welcoming you to an evening of meaningful connections, exquisite cuisine, and the celebration of excellence at the Ambassadors’ Dinner. 

  • Participation Cost: 

    • NABC Members: EUR 100 incl. 21% VAT 
    • Non-Members: EUR 150 incl.21% VAT 

    Would you like to have a table all to yourself? 

    Are you interested in reserving an entire table for your guests? We’re delighted to inform you that we offer the possibility to purchase a table (EUR1,500 excl. 21% VAT) that accommodates eight seats, including two seats for your chosen Embassy. For further details, please get in touch with Guna Alvika at Kindly be aware that the availability of tables is limited, so act promptly to secure yours.

    Attending Embassies:

    The below embassies have confirmed their attendance at Ambassadors’ Dinner 2023 by now.


    Doing Business in Africa Award: 

    Every year, NABC proudly presents the “Doing Business in Africa” Award to one of its distinguished members. At the annual Ambassadors’ Dinner, we shine a spotlight on three carefully selected companies, granting them the opportunity to highlight their successful business ventures in Africa. The audience actively takes part by voting for the company that has achieved notable success during a live vote, ultimately bestowing them with the prestigious Doing Business in Africa Award. For more information, please click here. 


    Vote today by clicking here until the 8th of November, 23:59 CET, and help us determine the three finalists heading to the DBA Award Ceremony at the Ambassadors’ Dinner!