Natural Resources Economics and Energy Transition in the MENA Region: Challenges, Strategies and Lessons Learned
1st NREET Conference - Kuwait March 15-16, 2023
Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST)-Kuwait
Center for Sustainable Energy & Economic Development (SEED) & Gulf Financial Center (GFC), in partnership with Economics & Finance Department
(HYBRID with both in-person and online paper presentation)
On behalf of the NREET-2023 Conference’s organizing committee, you are cordially invited to attend the first Conference on Energy Transition and Climate change in the MENA region: Challenges, Strategies and Lessons Learned. The NREET, 2023 is jointly organized by SEED and GFC in partnership with Economics & Finance Department at GUST. The conference will take place in Kuwait on March 15-16, 2023. The main purpose of this interdisciplinary Conference is to bring together policymakers, engineers, economists, and industrial participants to discuss and share new thoughts and research findings on energy transition and financing from a global viewpoint.
Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST)-Kuwait & W6-200, W6 hall
OBJECTIVES AND SCOPE
This Conference will focus on the challenging energy transition issues in the MENA region. More precisely, it aims at providing an overview of the many faces of the energy transition, including energy efficiency, clean energies deployment, and financing. This conference will be the place to debate and exchange ideas between experts and professionals engaged in academic, government, national and international organizations. The specific objective of this Conference is to obtain a clearer understanding of the role played by renewable energy and energy efficiency in addressing key energy and environmental issues facing MENA economies. Nowadays, researchers and energy policymakers are more convinced about the vital role played by renewable energy deployment and energy efficiency improvement in spurring economic growth, reducing pollutant emissions, and improving human well-being. Therefore, the conference will provide a unique opportunity for an exchange of scientific and academic knowledge to help network and enhance communication amongst all stakeholders.
The conference offers publications opportunities for high quality submitted papers in the following special issues and associated journals: Resources Policy, Energy Efficiency, Energies, Journal of Financial Reporting & Accounting (more Journals might be added in the coming weeks)