virtual wapecc 2021

Virtual WAPECC21

Under the high patronage of H.E Minister of the Federal Ministry of Power of Nigeria and with the support of the Economic Community of West African States, Konect Group were proud to present the second edition of the West African Power and Energy Cooperation Conference (WAPECC 21) which took place virtually from 3rd – 4th June 2021.

Digital WAPECC Abuja provided an intimate platform to network and socialise, and brought together the region’s top decision makers, international investors, leading technology providers, power developers, donor bodies, development partners, management consultancy firms, and other professionals from around the globe and from across West Africa.

topics included
  • Ministerial High Level Round Table

    Moving past the pandemic: Impacts on West Africa’s Energy Sector and the threats posed to the region’s ambitions for electrification, a vision for 2030

  • West Africa’s take on the Energy Transition

    Low Carbon Development vs Industrialisation

  • Scaling Up Energy Project Financing: 

    Encouraging Transparency To Boost Investor Confidence

  • Understanding Regulatory Obligations For The West Africa Power Market To Reach Investors’ Appetites

    with Mr Oumar Bangoura, Principal Legal Expert at the ECOWAS Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERERA)

some of our speakers

Dr Bachir Ismaël Ouédraogo
Minister of Energy of the Republic of Burkina Faso

Hon Engr. Sale Mamman
Hon Federal Minister of Power, Nigeria

Dr Aïssatou Sophie Galadima
Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Senegal

H.E. Mrs Yattara Bountouraby

Minister of Energy and Hydraulics, Guinea Conakry

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