ARE, supported by GET.invest, has the pleasure to invite you to a webinar on electrifying rural health facilities with decentralised renewable energy (DRE) on 18 June 2020 at 14.00 – 16.15 CEST.

GET.invest is a European programme that mobilises investments in renewable energy, supported by the European Union, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, and Austria.

With participants from the public and private sector the webinar aims to share evidence and lessons learnt on the ability of DRE to fast-track delivery of sustainable and reliable power for rural health facilities in emerging markets.

The webinar will feature:

  • Discussions on ongoing initiatives focusing on electrifying rural health facilities with DRE and lessons learnt from these initiatives;
  • Presentations from selected private sector companies offering innovative and ‘ready-to-go’ solutions to electrify health facilities.
  • Q&A with the audience


Opening remarks
  • David Lecoque, CEO a.i., ARE
  • Michael Franz, Team Leader, GET.invest
Session 1: Ongoing initiatives to electrify rural health care facilities – lessons learnt
  • Farzana Rahman, SEVP and Unit Head (Renewable Energy Projects), IDCOL
  • Rahul Srinivasan, Energy Specialist, World Bank
  • Gregor Brömling, Energy Advisor, EnDeV
  • Luc Severi, Senior Energy Access Specialist, SEforALL
Session 2: Innovative solutions to provide clean, affordable and reliable electricity to rural health facilities
  • Iain Munro, Strategy Director, Ryse Energy
  • Laura Stachel, Co-Founder & Executive Director, WeCareSolar
  • Sandra Liz Hon, Director, HT Energy
  • Olivier Jacquet, VP Access to Energy Business Development MEAS, Schneider Electric Nigeria


Download the presentation here

Date events
18 June 2020


David Lecoque


+32 2 400 10 00

Jens Jaeger

Director of Policy & Business Development

+32 2 400 10 00