07 Jul '11, 12pm

Huge Potential for Clean Energy Projects Spotlighted at #Africa #Carbon Forum #UNEP

Huge Potential for Clean Energy Projects Spotlighted at #Africa #Carbon Forum #UNEP

Highlighting the prospects for the continent, Christiana Figueres, UNFCCC Executive Secretary, noted that there is an increasing number of CDM projects in several countries in Africa. "The opportunities in Africa are increasing. I am convinced that the growing interest in CDM projects will help turn the tide and contribute to firmly positioning Africa's opportunities for the carbon market landscape beyond 2012. This shows that the efforts of the Nairobi Framework partners in capacity building and the steps taken by the CDM Executive Board to streamline the process are bearing fruit," she said at the Forum.

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