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2017 Summary

In May 2017, the International Hydropower Association hosted one of the most important gatherings for hydropower decision-makers and professionals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The sixth World Hydropower Congress brought together over 700 delegates from government, business, finance and civil society from over 60 countries to discuss how to help deliver better hydro in an interconnected world.

The Congress met for the first time in Africa with the support of the African Union Commission, the UN Economic Commission for Africa and the World Bank Group.

2017 World Hydropower Congress: highlights from Addis Ababa