Project description

Project name: DFID/SIDA Energy Meeting
Project description:

Andrew Barnett of the Policy Practice provided advice and assistance to DFID’s Energy Advisor in relation to a series of meetings that were held at DFID on February 24th 2005 concerning Energy. These meetings included an informal presentation to DFID’s policy and advisory officials concerning the recent consultation undertaken by SIDA to revise its energy policy; a lunchtime presentation by the Shell Foundation to a large Whitehall audience on new business models for providing modern energy services to poor people profitably, and a presentation by Judy Segal concerning the Global Village Energy Partnership organized by the World Bank and other agencies; and a meeting between Anne-Charlotte Malm, Head, Infrastructure and Financing Division, SIDA, and her colleague Ana-Karin Muncio (Project manager and Advisor) with their opposite numbers in DIFD.

Andrew Barnett of the Policy Practice prepared a confidential summary of the meeting for DFID.

Further information is available from Peter Davies, Senior Energy Advisor in the Water, Energy and Minerals team (

Start date:February 2005
Duration:1 month
Funder: DFID
Team members:Andrew Barnett (team leader)