DISCUSSION TOPICS AND SCHEDULE
BREAKFAST AND WELCOME SPEECH
SCALING UP OPPORTUNITIES FOR GREEN INVESTMENT; THE PLACE OF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS
OVERVIEW – AFRICA GREEN INVESTMENT SPACE
Where are the green investment opportunities?
Development Finance Institutions have historically been the key funders of climate related projects in Africa. Recently however, new channels of capital have emerged such as impact investing and special fund for climate. Banks have also a role to play in aligning their operations with the climate finance gap. Key areas of
financing: clean energy, smart agriculture, cleaning cooking, sustainable forestry and circular economy.
Financing Low Carbon Infrastructure in Africa- Bridging the investment gap
Networking Session & Morning Refreshment
A four member panel session representing policy makers, energy sector and funding institutions to discuss the achievement, the gaps and strategy for financing clean energy and smart agriculture as the core of the Africa economy.
PROJECT CASE STUDY – AFRICA
Full step-by-step process of development in green projects Africa.
The African clean energy development is presented with numerous delivery challenges.
In this session we discuss the necessity of framework to navigate the various complications and snags that will ease the development cycle.
Panel Discussion: Innovative Financing Models for Africa
Increasing climate adaptation and resilience investments at diﬀerent scales. Eﬀectively linking supply and demand of finance is key to increasing climate financing.
Networking & Business Exchange Lunch
The climate prospectus; a road map to investor commitment for climate Action.
The Deal Room;
Green startups pitch, match making and Exhibition.
Provide an opportunity to scout investable green projects in Africa.
Green awards ceremony
Awarding of the innovative startups in Energy, Circular Economy and climate smart agriculture.
Evening cocktail and networking session.