Ministerial round table of the AU Conference of Energy Ministers of Africa (CEMA)
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, November 14, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- INVITATION TO THE MEDIA
WHAT: Ministerial Round table
THEME: “Renewable Energy for Sustainable Development: From Potential to Infrastructure and Services”
WHEN: 15 November 2012
WHERE: African Union Commission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
WHY: Within the context of the ongoing Second AU conference of Ministers of Energy, a ministerial roundtable will take place on 15 November at 15:00 at the AU headquarters. It is a half day event that addresses the issue of major challenges for private sector participation / investment in Africa, in particular energy sector development. The focus on this roundtable will be implementation and policy dialogue between policy makers (African ministers) and the top-level public and private sector representatives including the European Investment Bank, the African Development Bank etc.
Country commitment for PPP implementation and improvement in
Priority and strategy to establish agenda of actions in promoting renewable energy, in particular financial measures in Africa
WHO: Co organized by the African Union Commission, the African Development Bankand the Economic Commission for Africa.
Journalists are invited to cover the event which will begin at 15:00 at the AU Commission in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Thursday 15 November