EAC launches energy security policy framework

PUBLISHED: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:01:19 GMT

On Wednesday this week, the East African Community launched an energy security policy framework as it attempts to reduce electricity costs and ensure reliable supply. The policy framework, developed in partnership with the UN Economic Commission for Africa is expected to contribute towards the development of the energy infrastructure, which is critically needed to drive intra-regional trade. For more CNBC Africa is joined by Yohannes Hailu, Economic Affairs Officer at UNECA’s sub-regional office for Eastern Africa.


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