Among ABR initiatives the following can be mentioned:
- ABEX Program: a comprehensive international trading forum for export-import activities.
- Lagos-Abidjan Corridor: aimed at enhancing intra-regional trade and to improve access of land-locked countries to export markets.
- NEPAD Business Group (NBG): An organization aimed at promoting sustainable economic and social development in Africa through the private sector in key focus areas.
- Pan African ICT Observatory
- Seal of Good Cooperate Governance
- The African Business Passport
- The ABR SME & Enterprise Development Programme