AfDB to Support Zambia in Development of Renewable Energy Projects
The Zambian Minister and AfDB representative will discuss modalities of supporting local entrepreneurs seeking to develop renewable energy projects.
Siliya said her Government is keen on working with the AfDB to empower local entrepreneurs of small and medium enterprises with the capacity to explore avenues of how the power deficit hit country could generate renewable energy.
She said this during a panel discussion at the ongoing AfDB Annual Meetings, taking place May 23-27, 2016 in Lusaka.
The panel discussion was dubbed “Financing Renewable Energy in Africa” and Siliya was joined on the panel by Millennium Resources Strategies Limited London Managing Director Vivek Mittal, and African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) Executive Director Lemma Senbet.