The Global Energy Access Network (GLEAN) will be hosting its first talk series this spring on Friday, 31st January. The speaker for the session will be Jonathan Phillips. He will be speaking on assessing progress in energy access towards the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. All welcome, lunch will be served!
Jonathan is a Harvard Kennedy school alum. He is the current director of Energy Access Project at Duke University’s Nicholas Institute. Prior to joining Duke, Jonathan worked with the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), currently known and US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), where he helped manage the agency’s strategic investments of over $2 Billion in Africa. At the energy access project he is currently focused on building networks and platforms to deliver knowledge that can inform key decision-making.