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26 Jun 2024
Boardroom 3
Stream 4

A New Mechanism for Mitigating Currency Risk to support Africa's Transition

Collaborative boardroom style discussions where all participants are invited to get involved

Hosted By: 

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  • Establishing a strong case for rethinking how clean energy projects are financed on the continent
  • Engaging stakeholders on the need to create a financial mechanism that allows African countries to mitigate currency risk in energy infrastructure financing
  • Showcasing AfDB’s preliminary analysis of a Basket of potential commodities and structuring options for the new mechanism
  • Raising awareness on the ongoing efforts of select countries to secure greater economic benefits by leveraging their mineral wealth
Chairperson
Wale Shonibare, Director Energy Financial Solutions, Policy & Regulations - AfDB
Speakers
H.E. Honourable Monica Chang’anamuno, Minister of Mining - Malawi
Mohan Vivekanandan, Group Executive Coverage - DBSA
Holger Rothenbusch, MD & Head of Infrastructure & Climate - BII
Mohamed Berrada, Senior Manager Project Finance - AMEA Power
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