Presentation: Policy Dialogue: Energy for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific: Session 1: Regional - Global Linkages: Decade for Sustainable Energy for all (2014-2024) and APEF Plan of Action (2014-2018)

Presentation: Policy Dialogue: Energy for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific: Session 1: Regional - Global Linkages: Decade for Sustainable Energy for all (2014-2024) and APEF Plan of Action (2014-2018)

 
Date: 
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Type: 
Manuals, guidelines, training materials
Abstract

These presentations are from the Policy Dialogue: Energy for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific. They are part of Session 1: Regional - Global Linkages: Decade for Sustainable Energy for all (2014-2024) and APEF Plan of Action (2014-2018)

This session will identify linkages among various regional initiatives, especially the outcomes of the Asian and Pacific Energy Forum, and global efforts on energy for sustainable development, including the Decade on Sustainable Energy for All and the post-2015 development agenda and sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Roundtable Discussion
- Recent developments on the global framework for Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) and the role of the Asia-Pacific region: Mr. Minoru Takada, Senior Policy Adviser, Executive Office of the Secretary-General on Sustainable Energy for All, on behalf of Mr. Kandeh Yumkella, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Energy for All

Supplementary information
- SE4ALL
- Energy and the Post-2015 Development Agenda
- TST Issues Brief: ENERGY

- Regional cooperation on energy for sustainable development – APEF and SE4All: Mr. Rae Kwon Chung, Director, Environment and Development Division, ESCAP
- Technology in the Asia-Pacific Region on energy for sustainable development: Mr. Amit Kumar, Director and Senior Fellow, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), on behalf of Ms. Leena Srivastava, Board member, SE4All Advisory Board
- Progress on the APEF Plan of Action – Establishing the Pacific Regional Data Repository for SE4All: Mr. Honourable ‘Akau’ola, Advisor, Tonga Energy Road Map Implementation Unit, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tonga, on behalf of Lord Tu’ivakano, Prime Minister of Tonga

Session 1 (Cont'd): Interactive discussion with delegates and panelists
Discussion questions:
- What are the most significant challenges to attaining the SE4All goals in the Asia-Pacific region?
- Which opportunities should the secretariat capitalize on during the implementation of the Plan of Action? How should this be done?
- How can the implementation of the APEF outcomes be combined with active participation in SE4All? How does the overarching goal of sustainable development influence this coordination?
- What are the implications of the post-2015 development agenda, especially the potential SDG in the area of energy?

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