Summit / European Commission

EU Sustainable Energy for All Summit 2012


As part of the United Nations International Year for Sustainable Energy, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched the Sustainable Energy for All initiative to ensure everyone has access to sustainable energy by 2030. This initiative was a key element in the discussions of the Rio Earth Summit 2012.

In the preparation of the Earth Summit, the European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Andris Piebalgs created the Sustainable Energy for All Summit in Brussels. As Project Director, Nicolas Esgain oversaw VIP services, stakeholder management, reception services, travel and accommodation reservations, and consistent use of the visual identity.