Green Festival Speakers

Terri Hathaway


Terri Hathaway is the Africa Program Director at International Rivers which provides advocacy and analytical support to African communities and NGOs working to protect themselves from the destructive impacts of large dams. Her work focuses on the proposed Grand Inga project in the Democratic Republic of Congo and plans for an extensive hydrobased grid expansion across subSaharan Africa. She is author of Electrifying Africa: Turning a Continental Challenge into a People's Opportunity(forthcoming under the Municipal Services Project) and coauthor of The Great HydroRush: The privatisation of Africa's rivers (in David McDonald's 2009 Electric Capitalism: Recolonising Africa on the Power Grid).