July 9, 2020

This session was co-organised with the High Volume Transport (HVT) research programme, with support from the Department for International Development in the UK (DFID) and was co-sponsored by the Pan-African Parliament.

Bernard Obika, from HVT, highlighted how that programmeis currently finding evidence to tackle some of the world’s most intractable transport problems in low-income countries. It i...

July 8, 2020

The Climate Parliament and Oxford Policy Management (OPM) co-organised the session on 23rd June with support from the Department for International Development of the UK (DFID). This high-level meeting included presentations from Upendra Tripathy, Director General of the International Solar Alliance, and Ahmed Al-Ebrahim, CEO of the Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority. Paddy Padman...

June 23, 2020

The roundtable was supported by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO). It provided a platform for Kandeh Yumkella MP, former chairman of UN-Energy; Aaron Leopold, CEO of the Africa Mini-grid Developer’s Association (AMDA); Jessica Stephens, COO of AMDA; and Dan Martin, renewable energy specialist at the United Nations Industrial Devel...

June 17, 2020

The Climate Parliament and  UNIDO co-organised two events on 16th and 17th June in collaboration with the Pan-African Parliament and with support from the European Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO). The sessions included legislators from Benin, Burkina Faso, Congo Brazzaville, Djibouti, DRC, the Gambia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Nige...

June 16, 2020

The Climate Parliament and the High Volume Transport (HVT) Programme co-organised the event on 9th June in collaboration with the Pan-African Parliament and with support from the Department for International Development of the UK (DFID). Mr Tali Trigg started the discussions with a presentation. Parliamentarians from The Gambia, Nepal, Nigeria and Tanzania participated in the session. 

Tali...

June 10, 2020

 La séance du 10 juin a porté sur l'électrification des transports dans le contexte de la crise sanitaire du Covid-19. Deux experts ont été amenés à présenter leur expérience et à donner à l’assemblée des pistes de réflexion vers des actions législatives concrètes : Mme Kawtar Benabdelaziz, experte de la mobilité électrique à la GIZ et Mr Yssoufou Cissé, Directeur du bureau Afrique de l’UITP.

Mme...