Fostering cooperation

Fostering cooperation

between Forum Member Countries to manage sustainable efficient and environmentally conscious use of natural gas resources

Developing Policies and Strategies

Developing Policies and Strategies

for cooperation to enable adequate planning thus building a clear future vision for the region

Establishing a Structured  and Systematic Dialogue

Establishing a Structured and Systematic Dialogue

to unlock the full gas resource potential of the region leading prospectively to the development of a regional gas market

EMGF 8th Ministerial Meeting Live Stream on 7th of December 2022 at 9:45 am CET

Objectives

Setting common strategies based on shared
vision
Formation of a competitive regional
gas market

Security of
supply
and demand

Coordinating efforts to optimize resource development

Observers

World Bank Group
European Union

Latest EMGF Updates

On March 13th, the GIAC Economic Subcommittee organized the first financing workshop to discuss key solutions to the current Energy market challenges, and the finance fundamental role as an enabler to the Energy Transition.

The Bilateral Chamber of Commerce hosted the 9th Annual Energy Egypt Forum in Houston, on the sideline of CERAWEEK.

The event keynote speakers were H.E. Tarek el Molla, Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and The EMGF Secretary General Osama Mobarez.

The EMGF Secretary General Osama Mobarez met with leaders across the Energy Industry this week during a series of high-level engagements in CERAWEEK.

Latest News

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2022 was a record year for energy transition investments, with a reported $1.3 trillion invested globally over this period. These increased investment levels are being driven by strong government policy toward low carbon investment and supported by an intense effort on the part of governments around the world to create the regulatory regimes and incentives for low carbon technologies to attract investment.

Combined with this, most energy and infrastructure companies and funds have now set their own bold net-zero commitments and revamped their strategies to prioritise energy transition investments. There has never been a stronger signal for clean energy project developers around the world to hunt for quality projects and bring them to the market.

President Nicos Anastasiades on Friday addressed the opening of the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF) Energy Transition Conference, noting that the conference being held in Cyprus underlines the collaborative relationship among its member countries.

Press releases

Today, December 7, 2022, the Eighth Ministerial Meeting of the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF) took place in Cairo – The Arab Republic of Egypt – under the Presidency of H.E Natasa Pilides – Minister of Energy, Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Cyprus, as the President of the EMGF Ministerial Meeting for the year 2022.

On the 6th October, ARERA – the Italian Regulatory Authority for Energy, Networks, and Environment – hosted in Rome the third meeting of the Regulatory Authority Advisory Committee (RAAC) in the framework of East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF).

Today, the Presidents and representatives of National Regulatory Authorities from the member countries of the East Mediterranean Gas Forum, met in Athens for the 2nd Regulatory Authority Advisory Committee (RAAC) meeting. This was the first time that the Presidents and representatives of NRAs from the countries participating in the EMFG had the chance to meet also in person.