High Level Roundtable on Renewable Energy Investments in Africa, 24 April 2017, Brussels

The High-Level Round Table on Renewable Energy Investments in Africa gathered high level participants from the private and public sector to discuss various themes, including the private sector's vision for renewable energy investments in Africa, geographical preferences, key technologies, EU instrument. Means of support to and implementation of the ambitious development plans for renewable energies and energy efficiency which were adopted by the European Union in 2016 was a central topic of discussion. The High-Level Round Table and the session on investments in sustainable energy in Africa at the EABF have been two crucial events in the lead up to the public-private High-Level Platform on investments in sustainable energy that is foreseen to be launched in early 2018.