Experts from Central Africa to address the Region's energy challenges
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa.;
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At the invitation of the Government of the Republic of Congo, the Sub Regional Office for Central Africa of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA/SRO-CA) is organizing a meeting of experts to address the challenges being faced by Central African countries in satisfying their energy needs. The 28th session of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of the sub region will be held from 29 February to 02 March in Brazzaville. The opening ceremony of the meeting will be co-chaired by Congo’s Minister of State, Coordinator of the Economic Pool and Minister of Economy, Planning, Regional Development and Integration – H.E. Mr. Pierre Moussa and United Nations Under Secretary General and Executive Secretary of ECA, H.E. Mr Abdoulie Janneh . As per the recommendation of the 27th session of the Committee held in Yaounde, Cameroon, in March 2011, this 28th ICE session will be held under the theme “Addressing Central Africa’s Energy Challenges”. The meeting will provide an opportunity for experts from the sub region’s member-states and institutions to deliberate on current and emerging development challenges of the sub region with a view to reinforcing the advisory roles they play in their respective organizations.