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This workshop dedicated to energy access and efficiency in Africa aims to bring together the sector’s actors and build strong, priority messages to take on behalf of the Coalition to the next major international climate events.
Beyond this advocacy, face-to-face participants with the support of virtual participants can work on the identification of a flagship project to be co-sponsored by the Coalition and developed over the next few years.
Agenda and speakers:
2:00 – 2:15 UTC
- Introduction by Climate Chance
- Opening words by Geres, WECF and Schneider Electric
2:15 – 2:25 UTC: Two project pitches
Cryosolar presented by Pierre Olivier Veysset & Djadji Touré, VALOREM
Pole Medée’s project presented by Anais Asselin
The discussion groups are an essential opportunity to foster exchanges between non-state actors around the specific topics of the Energy Coalition roadmap.
The moderators will be using a tool for collaborative work and invite participants to answer questions related to the different work-group themes.
2:25 – 2:55 UTC – Breakout room discussion groups:
Group 1 FR : Capacity building and awareness raising of local actors and how to secure local expertise?
- Moderated by Grégoire Gailly, Geres
Group 2 FR : The role of local authorities in creating an enabling environment for the development of local energy industries
- Moderated by Anne Barre, WECF
Group 3 ENG : Capacity building and awareness raising of local actors and how to secure local expertise? How to engage all non-state actors in energy and capacity building projects?
- Moderated by Antoine Gillod, Climate Chance
2:55 – 3:30 UTC
Outcomes from the discussion groups and conclusion