On the suggestion of the People's Deputy Valeriy Pysarenko Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine Igor Nasalyk appealed to the UN European Economic Commission with request to determine the date of conduction of the IXth International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development in Ukraine in 2018.
"Considering the high level of Forum, the Ukrainian government will send an invitation to the high-level officials responsible for energy and sustainable development in the countries that are included in the UNECE region", - is written in the letter of appeal.
The Head of the Ministry of Energy also supported the initiative of Valeriy Pysarenko to organize the international meeting of ministers on energy issues under the auspices of the UN.
"Within the framework of the Forum we propose to conduct a meeting of energy ministers. It will allow to create a platform for discussion between foreign governments and energy market participants ", - Igor Nasalyk wrote.
The Minister requested to include in the Forum agenda the discussions of scientific achievements in the field of clean energy, as well as discussions on the topic "The economy of post-oil era".