Ambassador Gerald M. Feierstein is currently leading a delegation of Yemeni businessmen visiting the United States hoping to attract U.S. investors within the water and renewable energy sectors in Yemen.
The delegation has Yemeni representatives from construction, pharmaceuticals, and medical and technology industries. The delegation who have so far visited two solar energy companies, have expressed
Interest in Petra Solar for it provides an adequate and feasible alternative that could be employed in Yemen for rural electrification.
The delegation also had a quick meeting with Education for Employment, already in Yemen. A lot of the businessmen wanted to link up with the training center to hire new graduates and determine what skill sets they needed for new hires.