Past Events


The Guinea Bissau Sustainable Energy Investment Workshop will take place on the 4thof May 2018 in Lisbon between 2 and 6 pm.

Workshop on new business opportunities from West Africa’s evolving energy sector

On 13 April 2018, the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) will be organizing a regional workshop to present the findings from the Pre- feasibility Study on Business Opportunities for Women in a Changing Energy Value Chain in West Africa. The workshop will take place at the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) headquarters in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.

Regional WORKSHOP on RE, EE and Energy Access Monitoring and Reporting Framework


1st Meeting of the “African Sub-Network of Sustainable Energy Centres”

Providing NEXUS Solutions: Improving Livelihoods through regional cooperation

The African Regional Sustainable Energy Centres in collaboration with UNIDO are organising a panel discussion which aims at addressing the urgent need of channeling regional cooperation towards a stronger NEXUS approach on Energy, Agriculture, Water, Health and Gender aspects. The meeting is kindly hosted by IRENA.


Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in West Africa: From Plans to Actions. 

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) is organizing the 1st edition of the ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Forum (ESEF2017), from October 11-13, 2017 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Dakar, Senegal.

ECOWAS Regional Validation Workshop for the Directive on Gender Assessment in Energy Projects

ECREEE in partnership with the ECOWAS Department of Gender and Social Affairs, the West African Power Pool (WAPP), the ECOWAS Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERERA), the West African Gas Pipeline Authority (WAPGA) and the ECOWAS Infrastructure Projects Preparation and Development Unit (PPDU), is organizing a 3-day Gender and Energy Infrastructure Workshop to validate the draft ECOWAS Directive on Gender Assessments in Energy Projects.

ECOWAS-GBEP Bioenergy Week

With the support of the Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BLMFUW), ECREEE is collaborating with GBEP in hosting the 5th GBEP Bioenergy Week in the ECOWAS (5th ECOWAS/GBEP Bioenergy Week) in Accra, Ghana 22 – 24 June 2017. The event will provide an opportunity to share knowledge and experience with the ECOWAS member states in sustainable Bioenergy service delivery for increasing energy access while sustaining food security.

High-level workshop on energy access in West Africa: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

The Smart Villages Initiative, the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), and the European Union Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility (EUEI PDF) are pleased to host the ‘High-level workshop on energy access in West Africa’.

MRV Capacity Building Workshop in Sierra Leone

CDM Standardized Baselines: opportunities to experience simplified tools for MRV

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), is supporting a Capacity Building Workshop on CDM Standardized Baselines: opportunities to experience simplified tools for MRV in Sierra leone.

Africa Renewable Energy Forum (ARF)

In partnership with Global Nexus, IRESEN, ONEE and the Department of Energy in South Africa, EnergyNet is delighted to present the Africa Renewable Energy Forum (ARF) from 2-4 November 2016 at the Four Seasons Resort in Marrakech.