Category Archives: Awareness & Advocacy

Alliance for Rural Electrification ready to tap into West African market

November 1, 2019 | By
Chinedu Nweze

Communications and Marketing Manager for Alliance for Rural Electrification, Ling Ng, said the company is ready to tap into the West African market in the energy sector. Alliance for Rural Electrification is a Belgium based business that works mainly in Francophone West Africa in the energy.   According to the communications and marketing officer this year the company has… Read More »

Anomena Ventures grabs awards at ESEF 2019

November 1, 2019 | By
Chinedu Nweze

At the just ended ECOWAS Sustainable Energy forum (ESEF 19) in Accra – Ghana, a Ghanaian based company, Anomena Ventures grabbed an award as champion in gender main streaming on energy issues.  Dr. Sabina Anoch Mensah, owner of Anomena Ventures, producers of LP Gas stove based in Tema, said her organization aside the their core production also focuses… Read More »

Approaching Energy Access Differently: How West Africa is putting Women’s Interests on the Table

March 8, 2017 | By
ECOWGEN

Celebrating International Women’s Day takes many different forms, in many different countries and in many different sectors around the world.   In West Africa, and in the energy sector, International Women’s Day provides an opportunity to recognize cutting edge work addressing women’s energy poverty.    In West Africa, ‘ensuring universal energy access by 2030’ is proving to be more than… Read More »

The ECOWAS Women’s Business Fund Project in Senegal goes online

August 19, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

On 13 August 2016, the ECOWAS Women’s Business Fund Project in Senegal, known as Autonomisation Economique des Femmes de la Filière Transformation de Produits Halieutiques (PAAEF) was commissioned and the project officially transferred to the beneficiaries, i.e. the women fish producers in Bargny, Senegal. The commissioning ceremony brought together representatives of the National Agency for Renewable Energies in… Read More »