Category Archives: Policies & Strategies

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 »

Launch of Publication on “Situation Analysis of Energy and Gender Issues in ECOWAS Member States”

November 19, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) will be launching its publication on Situation Analysis of Energy and Gender Issues in ECOWAS Member States during the ECOWAS side-event at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) twenty-first Session of Conference of Parties (COP), on 2 December 2015, in Paris, France. According to the… Read More »

Pushing the limits of gender in the energy space through a Regional Policy

October 26, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

On 5 June 2015, the fifteen (15) countries of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), represented by the energy ministries, adopted the first-ever regional policy on gender-responsive energy development. The ECOWAS Policy for Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access is an innovation from West Africa as it is the first time that these two cross-cutting, essential factors… Read More »

ECREEE and UN Women to organize Press Conference to Launch the ECOWAS Facility for Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access

October 5, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

INVITATION TO PRESS CONFERENCE   Date:   Monday, 12 October 2015 Time:   14:oo to 16:30 Venue:  UN Women Regional Office, Dakar, Senegal, Immeuble No.3, SCI Diama, Ngor-Virage B.P. 154, Dakar, SENEGAL Topic:   Launch of the ECOWAS Facility for Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access (ECOW-GEN Facility)   The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) and the UN Women… Read More »

LE CEREEC, ONU-FEMMES ET LES PARTENAIRES LANCENT UN FONDS D’UNE DOTATION DE 5 MILLIONS D’EUROS POUR SOUTENIR LES INVESTISSEMENTS SENSIBLES AU GENRE DANS LE SECTEUR DE L’ENERGIE EN AFRIQUE DE L’OUEST

September 29, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

APPEL D’OFFRES FINANCEMENT DE LA CEDEAO POUR L’INTEGRATION DE LA DIMENSION GENRE EN MATIERE D’ACCES A L’ENERGIE (ECOW-GEN FACILITY) 12 Octobre 2015 – 31 Décembre 2015    Le Centre pour les Énergies Renouvelables et l’Efficacité Énergétique de la CEDEAO (CEREEC) et Onu-Femmes se sont associés pour mettre en place un fonds de petites subventions en vue d’apporter un appui… Read More »