Government of Ethiopia to launch the country’s National Electrification Program 2.0 (NEP) during the course of this meeting from 27-29 March. Learn more: here


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Introduction to RECS: East

Introduction to RECS: East

The Regional Energy Co-operation Summit: East will take place from 27-29 March 2019 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The meeting will unite regional governments from Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Ethiopia, leading utility and regulatory companies from the region as well as international financiers, donor organisations, power developers to focus on what is needed to unlock investment in energy and infrastructure for regional growth and development.

Co-locating with the 3rd Off the Grid Summit, the meeting’s agenda will provide networking opportunities and open discussions exploring practical solutions geared at increasing investor appetite in East Africa.




Find out the agenda topics, key speakers and sponsors attending who will be at the forefront of moving the industry forward.





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2018 Summit welcomes over 260 stakeholders and was officially endorsed by Hon. Minister Irene Muloni. The Hon. Minister shared the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development plans and inspired vision of the way forward for Uganda’s energy sector with clarity and passion. 

Beyond highlighting Uganda’s success with GET FiT Program, priority projects across the region in Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Rwanda were addressed.

It was an honour for us to hear from the following key speakers:

  • H.E. Honourable Irene Muloni, Minister of Energy and Mineral Development, Uganda
  • Ambassador Deborah R. Malac, U.S Ambassador to Uganda
  • H.E. Ambassador Attilio Pacifici, European Union Ambassador to Uganda
  • Godfrey Turyahikayo, Executive Director, Rural Electrification Agency, Uganda



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