Steffen Haag (@stffhaag) graduated in Global Political Economy and works on a research project on renewable energy diffusion among SMEs in Senegal. Most generally, his research interests are located at the intersection of economics and postcolonial studies and more specifically he is interested in the financing landscape for renewable energy in Africa and its colonial repercussions. Beyond that, he stands up against visa discrimination.
Published in: ourEconomyFinance for renewable energy in Africa follows colonial roots
Investments into renewable energy in Africa are critical. But they need to take local ownership and participation seriously.