ECREEE COP-17 Side Event

The side event "Promoting Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Investments for Sustainable Development in West Africa" is scheduled to take place on the 7 of December 2011 from 16:45 to 18:15 (Room Apies River).

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ECREEE co-organizes 2011 West Africa Club Forum

The SWAC/OECD in cooperation with ECREEE, the Government of Cape Verde and the Government of Brazil organized the 2011 West Africa Club Forum on "West Africa and Brazil: Addressing Renewable Energy Challenges". The presentations and fotos are available online.

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UNESCO Regional training on Solar Energy

The UNESCO cluster office in Bamako is organising a regional training on Solar Energy from the 28 of Nov to 9th of Dec 2011, in Mali.

ECREEE Regional Workshop on Renewable Energy and Energy Access

ECREEE with the support of UNDP Regional Programme for Poverty Reduction (UNDP PREP) organised a Regional Workshop on the theme "Accelerating Universal Energy Access Through The Use of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency"  from the 24th – 26th of  October 2011 in Accra, Ghana. 

The objectives of workshop are as follows:


The "BIOMASS WEST & CENTRAL AFRICA CONGRESS 2011", schedule to hold on the 24th - 25th of November, will address the complex and rapidly shifting factors that impact wood biomass pricing

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ECREEE supports 2011 Africa Industrialization Day in Praia

In the context of the 2011 Africa Industrialization Day, ECREEE in cooperation with UNIDO and the Ministry for Industry in Cape Verde are holding a one day workshop on "Tackling Energy Poverty in Africa & Industrialization in Cape Verde: the Way Forward".

Appraisal results of the 1st EREF call published

The results of the technical appraisal of received EREF concept notes were published in the service section.

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Fourth Executive Board and second Technical Committee meeting of ECREEE

The second Technical Committee meeting and the fourth Executive Board meeting were held from the 20 to 21 October 2011, in Cotonou, Benin.

The Executive Board congratulated ECREEE to its progress and approved the 2011 Mid-Term Status Report.The following achievements were highlighted. ECREEE (….)

Job opportunity for international consultants

07 September 2011

ECREEE with the support of UNDP Regional Programme for Poverty Reduction (UNDP PREP) is holding a Regional Workshop on Renewable Energy and Access 24th – 26 October 2011 in Accra, Ghana. For the preparation of three technical discussion papers ECREEE/UNDP seeks applications from qualified individual consultants.