Hydrogen: Eu-Africa Energy Transition Potential

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9 Nov 2022


Virtual (ZOOM) + Cairo, Egypt 

Join us as we discuss the emerging role of hydrogen as an energy transition leader in EU-Africa relations.

Within the context of COP27 in Sharm al-Sheikh, the press briefing brings together influential actors from Europe, Africa and Egypt to provide insights into hydrogen developments in these 3 areas:

  • EU Hydrogen facts & figures = building on the 2022 State of the Union
  • The East Africa Green Hydrogen-Fertilizer Corridor
  • Egypt’s New Hydrogen Strategy = opening foreign direct investment opportunities

The goal of this press briefing is for correspondents to gain important information on the latest developments in the hydrogen market and to provide access to key actors in the respective geographic zones with speakers:

  • Mr. Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, CEO of Hydrogen Europe
  • Mr. Siegfried (Siggi) Huegemann, Secretary-General & Co-Founder, the Africa Hydrogen Partnership (AHP)
  • Ms. Tanyaradzwa (Tanya) Angela Gumbo, Business Developer Southern and East Africa at HDF Energy (an AHP Pioneer Member)
  • Dr. Ahmed Mahina, First Undersecretary of State for Research, Planning and International Cooperation of the Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy

Moderated by:

  • Stuart Reigeluth, Founder of REVOLVE & Ahmed Kotb, Editor of Al-Ahram Weekly

In partnership with Al-Ahram Weekly



9 Nov



Virtual (ZOOM) + Cairo, Egypt