EGI-SA Project documents 2011 funded by Heinrich Bȍll Foundation (HBF)
The Electricity Governance Initiative of SA (EGI-SA) is a collaboration of partner organisations: Idasa, the SA Faith Communities Environment Institute, Green Connection, 350.org, Project 90 x 2030, Sustainable Energy Africa and WWF-SA, with technical advice from the Energy Research Centre at the University of Cape Town. We are affiliated with a wider network in developing countries, led by the Prayas Energy Group (India) and the World Resources Institute (USA).
EGI-SA has drawn the attention of policymakers, regulatory authorities and the public to electricity and climate-related issues through its engagement in the IRP2010 and other policy- and rule-making processes over the past three years. In doing so, EGI-SA has sought to encourage broad and informed engagement in an effort to promote transparent, participatory and accountable decision-making for sustainable outcomes. Idasa was the implementing agent in this project…
Here is a video covering the events in December 2011 which promoted informed and sustainable engagement between parliament and civil society on energy and climate issues click here.