EU Africa Business Forum (EABF)
April 16 - High- Level Online Event: Accelerating the EU-Africa Partnership for Green Energy transition in Africa
April 20-21 - Digital Exhibition: Digital Marketplace for Green Energy Transition
The EU Africa Business Forum (EABF) is hosted a High-Level Green Talk on Accelerating the EU-Africa Partnership for Green Energy Transition in Africa on 16th April and a Virtual Digital Marketplace on Green Energy was organised on 20th and 21st April 2021.
Friday 16th April
The high-level discussion on “Accelerating the EU-Africa partnership for green energy transition in Africa” featured keynote addresses from:
• Amani Abou-Zeid, African Union Commission’s Commissioner for Infrastructure and Energy ;
• Augusto Santos Silva, Portugal’s Minister of Foreign Affairs ;
• Frans Timmermans, European Commission’s Executive Vise-President.
It will be followed by a roundtable moderated by Kandeh Yumkella, co-chair of the Africa Europe Foundation Strategy Group on Energy, and will bring together policy makers, development bakers and CEOs from EU and Africa to discuss the green energy transition on the African continent.
Tuesday 20 April and Wednesday 21 April
The digital marketplace created a venue for African and European companies, institutions and business organisations involved and/or interested in green energy to meet, network, exchange and share ideas, technology and encourage the building of potential partnership and match-making deals in the green energy sector.
For more info, check the flyer here.