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Monday, 29 November 2021

TIMES

the key to fast-tracking infrastructure investments in Southern Africa

08:30 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PLENARY SESSION
OVERVIEW OF INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT AND PRIORITIES FOR INVESTMENT 

Chairman: Colin Coleman, Banker, Academic and Thought-leader on Africa

Keynote speaker:   Honourable Patricia de Lille, Minister, DPWI*

Opening Speaker:  Dr Kgosientso Ramokgopa, Head of Infrastructure and Investment Office in the Presidency, South Africa*

Overviews by SACU country PPP Unit Directors:

  • Rauna Mukumangeni, Director, Public Private Partnerships Unit, Namibia Ministry of Finance*
  • Khotso Moleleki, Director Public Debt and Aid Management, Lesotho Ministry of Finance*
  • Sifiso Mamba, Chief Economist, Eswatini Ministry of Economic Planning and Development*
  • Archie Makepe, PPP Coordinator & Economic Analyst, PPP Unit, Botswana Ministry of Finance & Economic Development*   

Presentations from DBSA, WORLD BANK AND BRICS NDB African Regional Centre

10:30 
REFRESHMENT BREAK

11:00 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STRATEGY TO BANKABILITY

PROJECT PREPARATION FOR FUNDING FUNDAMENTALS AND IMPERATIVES

Project Preparation funding imperatives

Catherine Koffman, Head, Project Preparation Division, DBSA                   

Project Preparation

Fund Managers and Donors to outline the fundamentals and critical success requirements to ensure a project is ready for investment

Case Study: A project successfully prepared and executed

REIPPPP Office Presentation

12:30 
LUNCH BREAK









13:45

 

 

 




14:45  

Project developers discuss their project development challenges

Featuring 3 Sectors: Transport, Energy & Water

Chairman: Humphrey Nwugo, Regional Chief Operating Officer, Southern Africa, Afreximbank   

PPP project sponsors and developers gain advice and input on their priority projects from an expert panel of investors, donors and sector stakeholders.

 

  • What funding / technical / legal support is available for countries and developers?
  • Public private investment interest from funders

1.TRANSPORT SECTOR

Moderator:  tbc
Proposed Participants:

  • SACU Country PPP Project Directors
  • Transnet
  • Funders / Investors
  • AIIM
  • Operator / Contractor / Technical Service Provider / Professional Service Provider / Advisor

2. ENERGY SECTOR

Moderator: 

  • SACU Country PPP Project Directors
  • George Kotsovos, Executive: Energy and Infrastructure Finance, Standard Bank
  • REIPPPP Office
  • Funders / Investors
  • Project Sponsor / Developer
  • Operator / Contractor / Technical Service Provider / Professional Service Provider / Advisor
15:45 
REFRESHMENT BREAK

16:15







17:15

3. WATER SECTOR

Moderator: 

  • SACU Country PPP Project Directors
  • Water Utility
  • Municipality
  • Funders / Investors
  • Project Sponsor / Developer
  • Operator / Contractor / Technical Service Provider / Professional Service Provider / Advisor

NEXT STEPS AND SPEED NETWORKING 

Speed Dating:  Each country to showcase key catalytic priority projects – connecting with funders, investors and service providers

PART OF THE GLOBAL SERIES OF TRANSPORT EVOLUTION FORUMS

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