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The Secretariat Team visits the Energy Commission of Nigeria

On 4 July 2022, the Secretary-General of the Energy Charter Secretariat, Mr Guy Lentz, and his team, Dr Monica Emmanuel, Ms Ishita Pant and Dr Hava Yurttagül, met with Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, Director General of the Energy Commission of Nigeria in Abuja, Nigeria.

Mr Guy Lentz presented the key achievements negotiated during the modernisation of the Energy Charter Treaty and explained how the amended Treaty provides a solid legal framework able to meet the needs of the international energy sector currently undergoing a transformative change. As co-organisers of the National Energy Summit, the parties also discussed the upcoming 2022 Summit focused on the green economy and sustainable energy development in Nigeria.