WFC – Istanbul Meetings
October 28, 2017


The LFA participated in the World Franchise Council meetings that were hosted by the Turkish Franchise Association (UFRAD), in Istanbul.

In addition to the official reports that were delivered by Vice Secretariats of Finance, Legal Affairs and Communications, UFRAD also organized a Franchise Expo, which presented the best of the Turkish franchise sector. The International Finance Corporation gave presentations on NGOs and SME governance.

LFA VP Madiha Raslan successfully lobbied for the 2020 WFC meetings to be held in Beirut.

The global franchise sector is growing into an even more potent economic player.