The Committee on Energy, established pursuant to ESCWA resolution 204 (XVIII) of 25 May 1995, is holding its fourteenth session from 20 to 22 June 2023. The Committee participates in the development and formulation of ESCWA priorities in the field of energy and follows up on related activities. It also monitors energy-related developments in ESCWA member States and the regional and global arenas.
The current session will provide a platform for member State representatives to discuss the role of minerals and critical raw materials in support of the energy transition in the Arab region and the use of blockchain technology for facilitating it. The Committee will also address potential hydrogen developments and progress in achieving SDG 7 in the region. At its closing meeting, the Committee will issue recommendations on the ESCWA programme plan for 2024 in the field of energy and on other matters addressed during the session.
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