Communiqués de Presse

ECREEE HOLDS CAPACITY BUILDING ON CLEAN COOKSTOVES DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION IN CABO VERDE

Praia, Cabo Verde
10/25/2017

With the support of the Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BLMFUW), ECREEE solicited the technical expertise of the Universite Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar- Centre d´Estudes et de Recherche sur les Energies Renouvalables (CERER) to undertake hands-on training for local cookstove artisans in Island of Santiago, Cabo Verde. This workshop is one of the 2017 WACCA activities planned for specified countries in the ECOWAS region to undertake capacity building activities on design and construction of modern and efficient cookstoves.

ECOWAS-GBEP 5th Bioenergy Week opens in Accra, Ghana

Accra, Ghana
06/22/2017

With the support of the Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BLMFUW), ECREEE collaborated with the Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP) and hosted the 5th GBEP Bioenergy Week in the ECOWAS region in Accra, Ghana (5th ECOWAS/GBEP Bioenergy Week). The event opened on the 22 June 2017 at the Fiesta Royale Hotel with high participation.

ECREEE signs important MoU with R20

Vienna, Austria
06/20/2017

Following the Austrian World Summit, ECREEE signed a high-level partnership with R20, in order to better carry out the value chain of identification, development and financing of sub-national green infrastructure projects. After the signing, these partners were received by the R20 Founding Chair, Mr. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who personally thanked them for their contribution to furthering the mission.

 

Capacity building on construction of institutional cookstoves - WACCA Camp2- 2017

CSIR centre, Accra, Ghana
03/07/2017
From March 27 to 31, fifteen stove producers from the 5 Anglophone countries in ECOWAS will convene in Accra, the capital of Ghana to participate in the capacity building on institutional cookstoves (ICS) construction.

ÉTUDE DE FAISABILITÉ DE LA CEDEAO SUR LES OPPORTUNITÉS D'AFFAIRES POUR LES FEMMES DANS LE CHANGEMENT DE LA CHAÎNE DE VALEUR DE L'ÉNERGIE EN AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST

ECREEE Headquarters
02/03/2017

Praia, 3 / Mars / 2017 - Avec un budget total de 1 050 000 USD, l'ECREEE, en partenariat avec la BAD et le NEPAD, lance un projet régional sur l'étude de faisabilité sur les opportunités d'affaires pour les femmes dans la transformation de la chaîne de valeur énergétique en Afrique de l'Ouest Des entreprises énergétiques menées par des femmes de quatre différents États membres de la CEDEAO seront identifiées en vue d'un financement potentiel.

ECREEE and ZED SA Join Forces to Provide Sustainable Energy in ECOWAS Member States

Bamako, Mali
07/25/2016
Le Centre pour les énergies renouvelables et l'efficacité énergétique de la CEDEAO (ECREEE) et ZED SA, ont signé un accord de partenariat pour fournir de l’énergie durable à la région à travers l'Initiative 2 GW solaire, qui lui-même est une sous-composante du programme intitulé Corridor Ouest Africain pour l’Energie Propre (WACEC).
 

ECOWAS JOURNALISTS CALL FOR A NETWORK ON RENEWABLE ENERGY ISSUES

06/23/2016

Media experts have reaffirmed the need for a network of Journalists from ECOWAS Member States to cover the activities of the ECOWAS Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE).

Emerging from a 2-day capacity building workshop of ECOWAS Member States’ journalists which ended in Dakar, on Thursday, 23rd June, 2016, participants recommended the setting up of a network to cater for the information need of Community citizens on renewable energy and related issues.

ECOWAS Research Grant Program: Five research proposals to receive funding

Praia, Cabo Verde
05/24/2016

On 28 September 2015, ECREEE launched a call for research proposals in policy research. The call was launched under the framework of the ECOWAS Initiative on Youth Leadership Development in Energy, which is one of the five high-impact initiatives of the ECOWAS Programme on Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access (ECOW-GEN).

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