Africa is projected to account for ~40% of the world’s youth by 2030, but the views of the youth today are often underrepresented among industry that’s looking to provide services and investment to the continent. This panel discussion will focus on perspectives from several experienced African business school students who share their thoughts and findings […]
To meet SDG7 – affordable and clean energy for all – investors and companies in this space need better data to understand the impact and potential of off-grid energy solutions in meeting this crucial need. Surveys of over 35,000 customers served by 49 off-grid energy companies provide critical insight into the wins, challenges, and opportunities of this sector, and the role different stakeholders can play. Industry experts share the latest thinking on how to improve access for 860 million of the world’s population that lack electricity and 2.6 billion do not have access to clean cooking facilities.
- Confirmed panelists: Nyamolo Abagi, Manager, CLASP (representing Energy for Access Coalition): https://clasp.ngo/team-members/nyamolo-abagi
- Kat Harrison, Director, 60 Decibels;
- Jonathan Cedar, CEO, BioLite: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-cedar/;
- Monisola Olarewaju, Head of Energy Access, Shell https://www.linkedin.com/in/monisola-olarewaju-81694a/?originalSubdomain=uk