Networking Dinner with State Secretary Mr. Stefan Wenzel (BMWK) and Representatives of Foundations and NGOs in India

During the visit of Parliamentary State Secretary Mr. Stefan Wenzel, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK) to India, a networking dinner was held with representatives from civil foundations and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) active in India on 24 July 2023, in Old-Delhi. The dinner focused on the perspectives and opportunities for a socially just energy transition in India and discussed the crucial role of civil society in implementing such initiatives. Representatives from the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, the Clean Energy Access Network, Dharma Life, and IRADe, as well as representatives from the German Embassy in New Delhi and GIZ India, attended the dinner.

The event provided a platform for active exchange, fostering international cooperation and gaining insights into the unique challenges and opportunities surrounding India's energy transition. It highlighted the significance of global partnerships in addressing shared environmental concerns and working towards a greener and more equitable future.