Developing a new Sida energy policy

Anders Arvidson, Stockholm Environment Institute
Consultations with our partners - Workshop report / Sida held a two day consultation workshop, in December 2004 as part of the process of revising the policy on energy sector cooperation. This is the report summurizing the outcome of that workshop.
In the process of revising the energy policy Sida finds it important to understand the perceived priorities of their partners. To enhance the understanding this consultation workshop sought to explore the participants priorities for energy sector development.
The objective of the workshop was to generate substantive and high quality information from invited partners that could generate the needed guidance to the development of the revised energy policy sector cooperation policy for Sida. The workshop was structured around four sessions and three themes, namely: Energy and Poverty, Energy and Environment and Energy and Reform.