The Regional Energy Co-operation Summit is an annual meeting focused on energy, infrastructure and the financing of energy projects. The Summit will address forms of cross-border co-operation and regional integration that are crucial to facilitating trade and energy exchange and sharing.
The Republic of Côte d’Ivoire is the host country for the 2017 summit, held in Abidjan from Jan 26-27. For more information, see this link.
For an article on the wider significance of the conference's agenda, see this article at La Tribune Afrique.