1. Latest News
  2. Submit Press Release
  1. PR Home
  2. Latest News
  3. Feeds
  4. Alerts
  5. Submit Free Press Release
  6. Journalist Account
  7. PRNewswire Distribution
ASSIST Asia Logo

ASSIST joins the Asia Clean Energy Forum 2012

Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) joined the seventh Asia Clean Energy Forum, held last June 4 to 8 at the ADB Headquarters in Manila, Philippines, along with more than 800 stakeholders from 55 countries.

 
 
The event served as a multisectoral forum for dialogue on clean energy in Asia.
The event served as a multisectoral forum for dialogue on clean energy in Asia.
PRLog - Jun. 26, 2012 - MAKATI CITY, Philippines -- Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation is pleased to have joined the seventh Asia Clean Energy Forum, held last June 4 to 8 at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Headquarters in Manila, Philippines, along with more than 800 stakeholders from 55 countries.

The event was hosted with the overarching theme “Accelerating Low-Carbon Energy for All”. It served as a unique platform for dialogue between private, public and government stakeholders on the implementation and development of Clean Energy programs in Asia. Furthermore, it provided the attendees with updates on existing clean energy initiatives and on the state and availability of clean energy funding facilities.

The weeklong program was highlighted by sessions led by distinguished panelists, such as Haruhiko Kuroda of the ADB, Cliff Polycarp of the World Resources Institute, and Mary Ann Lucille Sering, Climate Change Commission of the Philippines, who discussed such pressing topics as “Financing Sustainability and Enabling Profitability”, “Clean Energy Access in South Asia” or “Clean Cooking Solutions for the Poor”.
ASSIST was represented by Managing Director Sreeni Narayanan, Partnership and Network Management Director Kamesh Ganeson and Group Associate Mahnaz Zanganeh.

ASSIST is an international non-profit organization focused on capacity-building. It seeks to promote sustainable practices to address social problems in the developing world, with focus on Asia and Africa. It takes pride in its process-oriented approach to capacity building towards social improvement and sustainable transformation. Its goal is to empower its target groups to make them resilient to the social, economic, and environmental challenges.

It is presently based in Makati City, but also has operations in India and Vietnam and manages projects in over 10 countries. Through its Partner to Progress philosophy, it has successfully implemented such projects in collaboration with the European Union, United Nation Environment Program (UNEP), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), USAID, International Finance Corporation (IFC), GIZ, and DEG/ KFW amongst other organizations. #

Photo:
http://www.prlog.org/11909941/1

--- End ---

Click to Share

Contact Email:
***@assistasia.org Email Verified
Source:ASSIST
Phone:(+632)4038668
Zip:1229
City/Town:Makati City - Metro Manila - Philippines
Industry:Environment, Energy
Tags:clean energy, Asia energy, ADB, low carbon energy, sustainable development
Shortcut:prlog.org/11909941
Disclaimer:   Issuers of the press releases are solely responsible for the content of their press releases. PRLog can't be held liable for the content posted by others.   Report Abuse

Latest Press Releases By “

More...

Trending News...



  1. SiteMap
  2. Privacy Policy
  3. Terms of Service
  4. Copyright Notice
  5. About
  6. Advertise
Like PRLog?
9K2K1K
Click to Share