AIWF Activities 2020

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“We must create economic options for women so that the new generation of women can own their future, realise their potentials and fully contribute to their societies.”

-Ms Daniela Gressani, Vice President for the MENA Region, The World Bank

AIWF Conference, Washington DC, USA, June 2008

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AIWF Webinar | Humanising Energy

November 04, 2020

AIWF Founder & Chairman Haifa Al Kaylani chaired the seventh session of the AIWF Webinar Series, 'Humanising Energy', on 04 November 2020, welcoming Dr Angela Wilkinson, Secretary General & CEO of the World Energy Council; Fatema Al Nuaimi, CEO of ADNOC LNG; and Ali Al Janabi, Chairman of Shell Group of Companies Iraq/UAE.

The session, which was moderated by Eithne Treanor, Managing Director of ETreanor Media, examined the human dimension of sustainable energy as the key to sustainable development and achievement of the SDGs on energy access, climate change, and poverty. Mrs Al Kaylani called for multistakeholder dialogue and action on empowering women and the world's poorest with sustainable energy. Dr Wilkinson shared the vision of the World Energy Council to accelerate a culture of humanising energy; Fatema Al Nuaimi elaborated on ADNOC's drive to support the region's best STEM talent and enable women's leadership in the energy sector of the future; and Ali Al Janabi shared Shell's mission to empower a diverse talented MENA workforce to meet the energy sector's challenges of the future. AIWF is proud to have the continued partnership of Shell as a valued AIWF Global Partner since 2002.

The video recording can be viewed here: