AfIDA Workshop


Wednesday 15 November RSA House, London

The Africa Infrastructure Development Association (AfIDA) will launch its workshop series at the Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting at RSA House, London, 15-16 November.

One of AfIDA’s mandates is to provide research into project development, advocacy and setting standards.

The afternoon workshop reviewed the standard documentation and framework agreements available for power developers in Africa and provide recommendations for the wider industry.AFID LOGO

AfIDA Workshop Programme

14h00 to 14h05
Moderator’s opening remarks:
David Donaldson, Head, IFC Infraventures, Africa, IFC

14h05 to 14h15
Keynote Address: Oliver Andrews, Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer, Africa Finance Corporation (Chairman of the board, AfIDA)

14h15 to 15h15
Standard of practice for IPPs
Tarun Brahma, Head of Investments, Climate Fund Managers

Vuyo Ntoi, Investment Director, African Infrastructure Investment Managers

15h15 Coffee

15h35 to 16h35
Project documentation and value

Alex Katon, Executive Director, InfraCo Africa

16h35 to 17h20
Understanding the contents of a JDA for power projects
Conrad Marais, Partner, Trinity International

17h20 to 20h00 Evening reception in the Benjamin Franklyn Room. Hosted in partnership with AfIDA