Oslo - 9 April 2013 - After four months’ of discussions on energy and development around the world and in cyberspace, the Governments of Norway, Tanzania and Mexico convened the High Level Meeting on Energy in the Post-2015 Development Agenda in Oslo on 9 April 2013.
The backdrop for the High Level Meeting was the UN Millennium Development Goals, whose target date is 2015. In order to create a broad-based and inclusive process on the post-2015 development agenda, global consultations on 11 different topics were initiated.
Energy is one of these 11 topics. The High Level Meeting in Oslo summed up the energy consultations, which had taken place over a period of four months in the form of national, regional and global discussions on the Internet.