About the Forum

The 8th Hydropower for Today Forum, whose theme is Hydropower Promotes Industrial Development in Africa, will be held in Lusaka, Zambia on 6 – 7 November 2018. It is co-organized by the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and the International Center on Small Hydro Power (ICSHP), Hangzhou, People’s Republic of China.

The objective of this year’s Forum is to promote the “Belt and Road” initiative, inclusive and sustainable industrial development, and realization of the UN’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Forum will be co-hosted by Ministry of Water Resources, People’s Republic of China; Zambian Ministry of Energy; Zambian Ministry of Water Development, Sanitation and Environmental Protection; and United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).


Meet Our Speakers

We understand what it takes to work in a challenging environment to generate, transmit and distribute power. By attending the 8th Hydro Power for Today Forum, we’ll work with you to answer the most pressing questions challenging your business. You’ll only meet the most credible solution providers at our meetings who are behind many of the world’d energy projects.Meet the professionals in the industry who are ready to share their experience and give analytical views on different aspects and challenges in the industry, all under one roof.

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      Special thanks to our hosts for making this event possible.

      COMESA Secretariat
      Ben Bella Road
      Lusaka, ZAMBIA
      0.0 mi / 0.0 km from City Centre