AABS Events


Follow Us



Latest Newsarchives>>

African business schools improve global standing

The American University in Cairo’s School of Business has become the third African business school to gain the prestigious triple-crown accreditation.



Connecting Africa to a better future

Inclusive business models, many of which are enabled by the information and communications technology (ICT) sector, offer Africans greater opportunity and higher standards of living, but they will only prosper if there is buy-in at the highest level.

 By Walter Baets


Towards a sustainable Strathmore University: 600 kW Grid Connected Solar Energy System

Towards a sustainable Strathmore University: 600 kW Grid Connected Solar Energy System


ESCA Ecole de Management (Casablanca, Morocco) Hosts United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Management Education MENA Forum

Regional and International Management Education Institutions

To Meet at 4th UN PRME MENA Regional Forum

In Casablanca, Morocco

10-11 November 2014

After the success of the three previous editions of the PRME MENA Regional Forum,

  • In 2011, at the American University in Cairo (Egypt)
  • In 2012, at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (Lebanon)
  • In 2013, at the University of Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

this United Nations-backed global initiative, developed to promote responsibility and sustainability in business education, announces its 4th edition next 10 and 11 November, in ESCA Ecole de Management in Casablanca, Morocco.


Kenya’s Challenge: The Security Imperative in Economic Dynamism - Dr Lyal White

For Event: AABS Connect Annual Conference 2014 2014-05-18

Nothing undermines economic dynamism like conflict and insecurity. Political and social stability are important foundations of economic progress. Violent outbursts and mindless acts of terrorism often pull the rug out from some of the most vibrant and innovative economies in world. This is precisely what we are seeing in Kenya and Nigeria right now.   




LBS Joins European Management Network

Lagos Business School has been granted full membership of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).


LBS to Host AABS Connect in 2016

Lagos Business School will host the Association of African Business Schools (AABS) conference in 2016.


LBS Maintains FT Ranking

Lagos Business School recently sustained the Financial Times' ranking of top open enrolment programme providers worldwide for the eighth consecutive time.


LBS Joins Global Network for Advanced Management

Lagos Business School recently joined the Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM), a group of top international business schools that prepares students for a global world where diversity in the way markets work and organisations operate is positively exploited.


Experts Advocate Intra-Africa Trade at Business Conference

African business leaders recently advocated more private sector participation in intra-Africa trade to unlock the untapped potential of the continent.


Feed-icon Subscribe to Feed




AABS Insight Newsletter

AABS Insight is the Association's quarterly newsletter.

Sign Up Here


Emerald/AABS Case Study Competition

Apply for the 2015 Emerald/AABS Case Study Competition

Sign Up Here


AABS Case Studies

Over 300 African case studies are listed in the AABS case study database.

Submit a Case Study Here

View a Case Study Here