ECOWAS Special Intervention Fund (ESIF) for peri-urban and rural areas

The first call of the ECOWAS Special Intervention Fund (ESIF) is managed by the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) based in Praia, Cabo Verde. With the Fund, ECREEE contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) and the international agreements to reduce GHG emissions to keep the global average temperature rise below two degrees Celsius.


07/26/2022 - 23:59

Invitation to Tender (ITT): Supply and installation of equipment for the rehabilitation of the Bambadinca mini-grid power plant in Guinea-Bissau

Contexto e objectivos : 

O projecto GEF (ID 5331) "Promoção de investimentos em tecnologias de energias renováveis de pequena e média capacidade no sector da electricidade na Guiné-Bissau" é executado pela Organização das Nações Unidas para o Desenvolvimento Industrial (UNIDO) em estreita parceria com o Ministério dos Recursos Nacionais e Energia da Guiné-Bissau, o Centro de Energias Renováveis e Eficiência Energética da CEDEAO (CEREEC) e a Organização das Pequenas Ilhas para a Energia Sustentável e Resiliência (SIDS DOCK).


06/30/2022 (Todo o dia)

EOI - Development of Training Materials

The ECOWAS Centre for renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) and its partners launched the West Africa Clean Cooking Alliance (WACCA) initiative in October 2012 to promote a wide distribution of efficient, affordable, sustainable, and safe cooking fuels and devices to the ECOWAS population through various intervention strategies that overcome technical, economic, social and institutional barriers.


06/13/2022 - 23:00

Consultancy Services - Impact of Kwamoka Farms and Processing Limited

Kwamoka Farms and Processing Limited (KFPL) is a subsidiary of Kwamoka Group of Companies established to undertake general farming, plantation establishment and development and processing of agricultural products. The company is currently developing 480 hectares (1,200 acres) exotic bamboo and cassava plantations at Jeduako-Kwamang in the Sekyere West District of Ashanti Region of Ghana. The company will utilize the cultivated bamboo as the feedstock for its proposed pellet manufacturing factory.


06/13/2022 - 23:00

Technical Assistance for the development of a National Action Plan in Cote d’Ivoire

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) launched a flagship programme entitled ECOWAS Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access Programme (ECOW-GEN) in 2013. The programme was established in the context that the potential of women in the ECOWAS region as energy producers and service providers is under-utilised and that empowering women and men to make meaningful contributions in the implementation of adopted policies is necessary for the achievement of the Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) goals in West Africa.


05/06/2022 - 23:00

Project Coordinator - Support for rural electrification in the Liptako-Gourma region

To support the efforts of Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger towards the provision of sustainable energy services to the most vulnerable populations and to capitalize on the very significant potential for solar energy in the region, UNDP and UNOPS in partnership with ECREEE are implementing, with SIDA funding and under the institutional anchoring of the Liptako-Gourma Authority (ALG), the "Rural Electrification Project by Renewable Energy Systems in the Liptako-Gourma Region - Pilot Phase", for a duration of 3 years (2021 - 2023).


05/20/2022 - 23:59

ECREEE COVID-19 Response and Recovery Support Fund (RECOviD)

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to impose negative social, economic, financial, and human security impacts on ECOWAS Member States. The pandemic, as global public health challenge, has not only posed a serious threat to the regional integration process and regional peace and security agenda, but to the sustainable development of member states


04/01/2022 - 23:00


The energy system of West Africa is facing interrelated challenges of sustainable energy access, energy security and climate change mitigation and adaptation. Principal among the energy challenges of sustainable energy access are the widespread and unsustainable production and utilization of traditional biomass (firewood and charcoal).  This high dependence of the populations on the traditional biomass use continues to contribute to smoke-related health problems, deforestation and desertification and thereby affecting production and security.


03/17/2022 - 23:00

Provision of Clean cookstoves to Communities in Eke Town in Enugu State and Ikene Town in Ogun State - Nigeria

ECREEE is implementing the West Africa Clean Cooking Program called WACCA with the support of the ECOWAS Commission and its partners. One of this year's activities is the WACCA Camp that provides training to entrepreneurs in this field to be able to improve their skill in the production technology and be more efficient.


03/22/2022 - 12:00

Call for Expression of Interest - Establishment of EE Lighting Testing Laboratory for the TGSB: Capacity development and awareness creation on EE lighting


ECREEE in partnership with UNIDO, The Gambia Standards Bureau (TGSB) and the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MOPE) with all relevant stakeholders, invites Gambians that are engaged in Lighting as technical experts (designers, installers) to apply for participation in a training workshop for the promotion of Energy Efficiency in Lighting, and energy efficiency products.

Scope of the Training


03/04/2022 - 12:30