Goa set to host the prestigious 4th G20 Energy Ministerial Meeting
The state of Goa is proud to host the prestigious 4th G20 Energy Ministerial Meeting on July 22, 2023. The event will bring together energy ministers from G20 member countries to discuss critical global energy challenges and foster cooperation for a sustainable and resilient energy future.
The G20 Energy Ministerial Meeting is a significant platform where member nations address pressing energy issues, explore innovative solutions and collaborate to shape the global energy landscape.
The decision to host this prestigious event in Goa reflects India's growing leadership in the energy sector and reinforces the state's commitment to driving positive change on the international stage.
Chief Minister of Goa, Dr Pramod Sawant said, "We are immensely honoured to host the 4th G20 Energy Ministerial Meeting in the vibrant state of Goa. This event represents a unique opportunity for our nation to showcase its dedication to advancing clean and sustainable energy solutions.”
The CM also said, “Goa, with its natural beauty and progressive mindset, stands ready to foster constructive dialogues and productive outcomes during the meeting. We look forward to welcoming distinguished ministers and delegates from around the world and collectively charting a path towards a greener and brighter future."
Secretary Protocol and Nodal Officer G20, Sanjit Rodrigues stated, "Goa's selection as the venue for the 4th G20 Energy Ministerial Meeting is a testament to India's emergence as a global energy leader. As the nodal officer for the G20 Summit, I extend my heartfelt gratitude to the international community for bestowing this responsibility upon us. “
“With careful planning and collaboration, we have ensured that the event will provide an enriching experience for all participants. We are eager to engage in productive discussions, share knowledge and foster partnerships that will contribute to sustainable energy solutions worldwide," added Sanjit Rodrigues.
The 4th G20 Energy Ministerial Meeting is expected to witness engaging discussions on various topics, including renewable energy development, energy security, energy efficiency and the transition to a low-carbon future.
By hosting this momentous gathering, Goa aims to underline the importance of global cooperation in addressing the energy challenges of the 21st century.