The fifth AEEP Energy Talks on 30 June 2021, 14.00 - 15.45 (CEST) will bring together African and European experts to debate mobilising private investment in renewable energy to advance a sustainable energy transition in Africa.
On April 28, 2021 (14.00-15.45 CET), the webinar series “AEEP Energy Talks” continues and this time convenes African and European experts to discuss the indispensable role of women as changemakers in the energy transition.
On April 16, 2021 high-level representatives from the public and private sector will convene to explore how to stimulate the investments needed on the African continent to develop energy systems for sustainable development and achieve universal energy access in line with SDG7 and the UN Paris Agreement on Climate Change.
The African Development Bank's (AfDB) African Economic Outlook for 2021 has been published. The report urges African countries to build economic resilience by implementing structural reforms and by cooperating over national borders.
Dr. Amani Abou-Zeid has been elected for a second term as Commissioner for Infrastructure and Energy at the African Union Commission. For the next four years Dr. Abou-Zeid will focus on using the post COVID-19 recovery process to mobilise partners and stakeholders to accelerate the implementation of AU continental and regional initiatives.