03/04/2008Second Conference of Africa - Latin America, and the Caribbean Energy Ministers

Energy Challenges and Opportunities in Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean: Improving Energy Access and Security

April 3rd 2008, Cancun, Mexico
Gran Melia Cancun

AFROLAC II will be placed in Cancun, Mexico, on April 3rd 2008, with the main theme “Energy Challenges and Opportunities in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean: Improving Energy Access and Security”. An experts meeting will be held the previous day to the Conference.

AFROLAC II objective is to present a general vision on the challenges and opportunities in the energy sector in both continents. This must emphasize the role of the different sub sectors and identify possible courses of action to improve energy access and security.

Participation of representatives from Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE), African Energy Commission (AFREC) and International Organizations related to the energy sector is expected.

Simultaneously to the Conference, an exhibition of different participants in the energy industry will be organized.

webpage: http://afrolac.energia.gob.mx/index.jsp