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Mr. Rashid Ali Abdallah
Executive Director
African Energy Commission (AFREC)

Nationality: Sudanese

Mr. Rashid Ali Abdallah has assumed his duty as Executive Director of Africa Energy Commission (AFREC) in November 2018. He has more than 18 years of experience in Energy field, sustainable development and environmental policy in national, regional and continental level.
Prior to joining AFREC, Mr. Abdallah served as the Head of Energy Division within the Department of the Infrastructure and Energy of the African Union Commission.
In his capacity, he oversaw and started several programmes and initiatives such as Policy and Action plan for Harmonized Regulatory Framework for Electricity Sector in Africa, Policy Framework Solar Energy Development in Africa, Policy Framework and Resources Assessment for Small Hydropower in Africa, Programme for Renewable Energy Development in African Island States (REAIS) in addition to his active participation in several global initiatives such as Africa Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) and Sustainable Energy for All Africa Hub.

Mr. Abdallah served also as Project Manager of Geothermal Risk Mitigation Facility for East Africa (GRMF) managed by African Union Commission. In his tenure, he participated in designing the facility and oversaw the whole operation.




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