APP 2015 report

APP 2015 report "POWER PEOPLE PLANET Seizing Africa's energey and climate opportunities".The Africa Progress Panel (APP) consists of ten distinguished individuals from the privateand public sector who advocate for equitable and sustainable development for Africa.Mr Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Nobel laureate,chairs the APP and is closely involved in its day-to-day work.The life experiences of Panel members give them a formidable capability to access theworlds of politics, business, diplomacy and civil society at the highest levels in Africa andacross the globe. As a result, the Panel functions in a unique policy space with the abilityto influence diverse decision-makers.The Panel builds coalitions to leverage and broker knowledge and to convenedecision-makers to create change in Africa. The Panel has extensive networks ofpolicy analysts and think tanks across Africa and the world. By bringing together thelatest thinking from these knowledge and political networks, the APP contributes togenerating evidence-based policies that can drive the transformation of the continent.