Advancing Energy Autonomy of Small Island Developing States

Organizer: German Government

Date: Mon / Dec. 7 - 18:00

Time: 18:00

Area: Blue Zone

SIDS are making progress implementing renewable energy targets by exploring and including centralized and distributed renewable energy applications in power systems. Panelists will discuss challenges and enablers for a successful transition to renewably powered SIDS.

  • Jochen Flasbarth, State Secretary, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), Germany
  • Anote Tong, President of Kiribati, tbc
  • Moises Tavares Borges, Director-General, Ministry of Environment, Housing and Land Use Planning, Cape Verde, tbc
  • Christine Lins, Executive Secretary REN21
  • Tao Wang, Director of Mitigation and Adaptation, Green Climate Fund
  • Dr Henning Wuester, Director of the Knowledge, Policy and Finance Centre, International Renewable Energy Agency
  • Busso v. Bismarck, Head of Business Development, Qinous GmbH

Go to Agenda