4th International AREA Conference: Access to Sustainable, Renewable Energy in Africa as Prerequisite for the MDGs

May 22 – 26, 2012 Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, Italy

As 2012 marks the UN International Year of Sustainable Energy for All, the African Renewable Energy Alliance (AREA) will focus on identifying and promoting the necessary frameworks and instruments for the scaling up of access to renewable energy for all African citizens to improve their livelihoods and to protect the environment. Universal access to sustainable energy means the provision of access to clean and affordable energy with low greenhouse gas emissions for electricity, cooking, lighting, heating and cooling as well as processing.

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