Former Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has been appointed as a Global Advisor to the Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet (GEAPP). The GEAPP is a coalition consisting of philanthropists, local business owners, governmental entities, and partners specializing in technology, policy, and financing.
In a series of tweets, Osinbajo announced his recent appointment and expressed his commitment to facilitating investments in the clean energy industry, as well as enhancing Africa’s representation in the worldwide carbon market.
He said, “I am excited to announce that I have been appointed Global Advisor to Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet @EnergyAlliance
“Together, we will work to unlock capital flows into the clean energy sector and boost Africa’s share in the global carbon market through #ACMI
“GEAPP in such a short period have demonstrated a commitment to support developing countries’ shift to a clean energy using models that ensure universal energy access as well as drive economic growth, generate jobs and sustainable livelihoods and meet urgent climate goals.”