LPG for Development Summit

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As part of the World Forum, WLPGA and the Global LPG Partnership (GLPGP) will hold a half day summit dedicated to LPG for Development on Tuesday 3rd October afternoon
from 2:30pm to 6:30pm.

This summit will explore issues ranging from setting and delivering national LPG targets, to financing LPG for development and will look at markets that have successfully implemented innovative national-scale programmes that are revolutionising our industry and advancing clean cooking goals.
It will be opened with a keynote address from Rachel Kyte, CEO of Sustainable Energy For All (SEforALL) and Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Sustainable Energy for All and is being supported by La Fédération de l'Energie du Maroc.

The LPG for Development Summit is free to attend and is open to all Forum delegates. If you would like to register for the summit contact:

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Welcome Remarks and Keynote 

  • Kimball Chen, Chairman, Global LPG Partnership
  • Yagiz Eyüboğlu, President, World LPG Association
  • Abderrahim El Hafidi, Secretary General, Ministry of Energy, Mines and Sustainable Development, Morocco


  • Rachel Kyte, CEO, Sustainable Energy for All and Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General
    LPG for Clean Cooking 2030: Delivering on Sustainable Development Goal 7 for Universal Energy Access

Delivering on National LPG Targets - Opportunities and case studies of successful national planning and adoption

Moderator: Alex Evans, President & Chairman, Operating Committee, Global LPG Partnership 

  • Rachid Idrissi Kaitouni, Président, Fédération de l'Energie du Maroc, Morocco
  • Wanjiku Manyara, CEO, Petroleum Institute of East Africa (PIEA), Kenya
  • Martin Mesumbe, Director of Petroleum Products and Gas, Ministry of Water and Energy, Cameroon
  • Basuki Trikora Putra, LPG Manager, Pertamina, Indonesia
4:30pm-5:00pm Tea Break 

Financing LPG for Development

Moderator: Richenda van Leeuwen, Chair, International Institutions, Global LPG Partnership

  • Ashutosh Jindal, Joint Secretary (Marketing), Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, India
  • M Bousselmame, Director, Ministry of General Affairs, Morocco
  • Ousseynou Nakoulima, Director, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, African Development Bank
  • John Hauge, CFO, Global LPG Partnership
  • Hassan Tampuli, Chief Executive, National Petroleum Authority, Ghana

Closing Remarks


All participants are invited to attend the 30th World LPG Forum Welcome Reception