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  • CIGRE-World Bank joint initiative for
  • CIGRE active Working Groups
  • CIGRE Session 2018 General Programme
Cigre and World Bank Initiative

CIGRE-World Bank joint initiative for "Africa"

Sustainable Electricity for All – with this vision, CIGRE and the World Bank have established the new working group “AFRICA” with focus on the Sub Saharan region.

CIGRE active Working Groups

Terms of Reference of the active Working Groups

National Committees

CIGRE Central Office which is based in Paris France, counts 58 National Committees to enhance its relationship and get closer to its Members. CIGRE National Committees offer to its Members direct access to services and supports. CIGRE counts more than 14 000 equivalent Members composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, in over 90 countries.

National Committees provide updated information on their national power systems, available hereunder.

Find a National Committee

Study Committees

More than 3,500 experts from across the globe actively collaborate in structured work programmes with CIGRE. There efforts are coordinated by 16 Study Committees which are overseen by a Technical Committee. Research efforts are anchored to four interlinked objectives : designing and deploying the power system of the future, optimizing existing equipment and power systems, respecting the environment, and offering access to information to international key players in the electrical power systems' industry.
The 16 topics covered are available hereunder.