Drilling into Infrastructure

This session will promote innovative examples from across Africa of how natural capital can be integrated into infrastructure design and development. The session includes a presentation of leading case studies, followed by both online discussion and a webchat.

 

Speakers:

 

  • Oshani Perera, Director of Sustainable Infrastructure, International Institute for Sustainable Development (Switzerland) 
     

  • John Mudany, Finance and ICT Director, KenGen / Director at African Institute for Development Policy (Kenya) 
     

  • Lucy Waruingi, Executive Director African Conservation Centre and spokesperson for Development Corridors Partnership (Kenya) 
     

  • Najma Mohamed, Policy Director, GEC (Moderating) 

 

Webinar & Video Case Studies

Francophones: Accédez à la vidéo sous titrée en français en cliquant sur "paramètres /settings" en bas à droite de la vidéo puis "sous-titres". Cliquez de nouveau sur "sous-titre" pour choisir la langue de traduction.

Links & Documents

  • If you were interested in finding out more about Oshani's work on Sustainable Asset Valuation, you can watch Oshani's 10-minute presentation recorded for us here
     

  • If you were inspired by Lucy's overview of the Development Corridors Projects, you can watch the project's 10-minute presentation recorded for us here
     

  • To learn more about the role of infrastructure in Africa's green economy, African Forum participants also have access to a free copy of Prof. Desta Mebratu's book, access it here
     

  • To find out more about KenGen's work on social and environmental sustainability and safeguarding, visit their webpage here