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Meeting on Renewable Energy in Africa

Organization
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Category
Events
Country
Ethiopia
Language

English

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The overall objective of the meeting is to bring together state and non-state actors under the framework of the Paris Agreement, including energy policy makers, private and finance sector actors, development partners and civil society organizations to review, enrich and validate a study by the African Climate Policy Centre (ACPC) of the Economic Commission for Africa to evaluate the national renewable energy and energy efficiency policies of all African countries and to identify good practices for enhancing mitigation and adaptation ambitions through enhanced private sector investments, as well as identify areas for greater coherence and ambition in renewable energy and energy efficiency components of nationally determined contributions (NDCs) to climate action in preparation for the Talanoa Dialogue ahead of COP2.

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa