Category Archives: Policies & Strategies

ECOWAS Research Grant Program: Five research proposals to receive funding

May 24, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

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). The Youth initiative aims to prepare the region’s… Read More »

Webinar on Clean Energy Policy and Finance Technical Assistance

May 12, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

SAVE THE DATE Webinar on Clean Energy Policy and Finance Technical Assistance   19 May 2016 9:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time | 3:00 p.m. Central European Summer Time Check your local time   The Clean Energy Solutions Center (CESC) is hosting a no-cost webinar to discuss its Ask an Expert technical assistance program, which, among others, provided technical… Read More »

ECREEE partners with universities in the region to deliver its promise to its young energy professionals

April 26, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

  In 2015, the ECOWAS initiative on Youth Leadership Development in Energy was established. One of the five-high impact initiatives under the ECOWAS Programme on Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access (ECOW-GEN), the initiative aims to prepare the region’s young women and men to become globally competitive energy leaders, that in future shape and influence energy development in the… Read More »

An Essay on Mainstreaming Gender in Energy Access: Why and how we do it

April 15, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

Deconstructing Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access – Part 1 The ECOWAS Programme on Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access (ECOW-GEN) is capitalizing on ECREEE’s authority as a policy think tank to address gender inequalities through the development of innovative policy, regulatory and institutional reform instruments. ECOW-GEN, therefore, brings a unique value to the energy-gender space, not repeating what has… Read More »

Gender, Energy and Clean Cooking Solutions on the agenda at SE4ALL 3rd Annual Workshop

February 22, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

On Thursday, February 11, the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Office of the Special Envoy on Gender (SEOG), in collaboration with the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) Africa Hub, the International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy (ENERGIA) and the ECOWAS Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), organized an event that focused on Gender, Energy and Clean Cooking… Read More »

Discussing Gender, Energy and Clean Cooking Solutions at the SE4ALL Annual Workshop

January 25, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

12h30 – 14h30  11 February, 2016 AfDB CCIA On 11 February, 2016, ECREEE in partnership with the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Office of the Special Envoy on Gender (SEOG), Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) Africa Hub, and the International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy (ENERGIA), is organizing a side-event on Gender, Energy and Clean Cooking Solutions, at… Read More »