The Centre for International Education (CIE), has participated in the 1st International Educational Fair organised by Elom and Kekeli, a private organisation based in Lome, Togo. The fair attracted over 70 exhibitors and 25,000 visitors. The University of Cape Coast's participation in the fair by was in fulfilment of the University’s internationalisation strategy to increase the number of international students. The fair also provided the platform to explore collaboration opportunities with other educational institutions in Togo for a possible students and faculty exchange. As part of activities marking the fair, different conferences and presentations were held on daily basis to offer participants the opportunity to learn more about other institutions present. Speaking at the opening ceremony, the Prime Minister of Togo, His Excellency Komi Selorm Klassou welcomed the exhibitors and encouraged visitors at the fair to take advantage of the educational opportunities to make best life choices. As part of the closing ceremony, the University of Cape Coast won an award for having one of the best animated stands. UCC was represented by Head, Department of English, Dr. Moussa Traore,; Dr. Anthony De-Souza( Senior Lecturer, Department of French), Mr. Alfred Ghartey (Jnr. Assistant Registrar, Centre for International Education); Ms. Evelyn Osam-Pinanko (Jnr. Assistant Registrar, Admissions Section – Directorate of Academic Affairs) and Mr. Anthony Ephraim, (Driver, Centre for International Education).