Nordic Nigeria Connect
The 4 Nordic Embassies in Nigeria are pleased to announce the joint Nordic Nigeria Connect to be hosted in Lagos 22 -24 May, with a special energy agenda 23rd May.
The Norwegian Embassy will be the lead agency of the energy agenda. Norwegian Energy Partners will support the embassy in preparing the Agenda and assist in mobilising Nordic companies to attend. Equinor is already committed to take an active part in the Energy Agenda.
The objectives of the energy agenda are:
1 Elaborate and discuss the best way forward in Nigerian energy industry post presidential election
2 Experience sharing of cost-effective and sustainable energy solutions by Nordic companies
3 Discuss how Nordic companies can cooperate with Nigerian government and the energy industry to achieve common goals.
The Agenda will have two sessions focusing on increased cooperation with Nordic countries within:
• Oil and gas
• Renewable energy with focus on solar
A draft agenda is now available and interested companies will be invited to pitch their value proposition relevant for the Nigerian energy market.
We request Nordic energy companies to save the date and also to RSVP to Lavender.Onyenah@mfa.no by 15th of April 2019.