2001

GFSE - 2: Energy Technologies - Cooperation for Rural Development, 28-30 Nov. 2001, Laxenburg, Austria
The 2nd GFSE Meeting looked at different ways to facilitate and finance rural energy development technology transfer. Regional breakout sessions for African and Asian regions enabled networking and better understanding of the particular challenges in these regions. The conclusions of GFSE-2 informed the energy considerations of the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg in 2002.