ESCAP has designed the National Expert SDG Tool for Energy Planning (NEXSTEP) which enables policymakers to make informed policy decisions to support the achievement of the SDG7 targets as well as emission reduction targets (NDCs).
ESCAP and the Ministry of Infrastructure and Meteorological Services, Fiji organized consultation workshops to apply the NEXSTEP tool as well as to provide recommendations and guidance on developing the SDG7 roadmap for Fiji. SDG7 roadmap has been developed based on several scenarios by using the NEXSTEP tool. The final set of scenarios and recommendations have been reviewed and agreed upon in the stakeholder consultation workshop.
On 3 March 2022, ESCAP in collaboration with the Department of Energy, Ministry of Infrastructure and Meteorological Services, Fiji is organizing a launching event for the SDG7 roadmap for Fiji.
Objectives of the launching event
ESCAP in collaboration with the Department of Energy is organizing a launching event for the SDG 7 roadmap for Fiji. The main objectives of this launching event are as follows:
- Officially launch the SDG 7 roadmap for Fiji.
- Disseminate the key results and policy recommendations to responsible representatives from various agencies such as government bodies, private sectors, and academic and research institutions; and
- Encourage partnerships and collaborations to support the implementation of the SDG 7 roadmap.