Tackling sovereign debt issues


12h00 to 13h30 GMT
Tackling sovereign debt issues: understanding a volatile situation for power and other infrastructure projects

Overview of sovereign debt in a post covid world. What does it mean for projects in the power sector, government guarantees and utility indebtedness.
  • Is Africa really facing a new debt crisis?
  • Are institutions and traditional business models still fit for purpose
  • How does Chinese debt compare with OECD lenders
  • Prospects for evolving existing structures or creating new systems for debt defaults