Category Archives: Skill development & Outreach

Job opportunity: The Millennium Challenge Corporation is calling for applications for Senior Director (Gender & Social Inclusion)

August 16, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

Do you believe strongly that social equality is critical for achieving sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction; and gender inequality limits the abilities of families to increase their incomes and move out of poverty around the world?  Do you have the knowledge, experience and skills in gender responsive and socially inclusive approaches in analysis; policy and program/project development… Read More »

The Clinton Climate Initiative opens applications for Mentees in its Women in Renewable Energy (WIRE) Network

June 27, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

The Climate Change initiative of the Clinton Foundation is inviting applications from female energy professionals for its Women in Renewable Energy (WIRE) mentorship program. Formally Women in Island Energy Leadership Network, WIRE exists to connect women energy leaders from island nations worldwide for the purpose of supporting women’s empowerment in the energy sector through a women 4 women… Read More »

Job Opportunities: UNDP International Consultant on Data Collection on Gender Equality in Public Administration

June 27, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

Location: UNDP Regional Service Centre for Africa, Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA Application Deadline: 04-Jul-16 (Midnight New York, USA) Type of Contract: Individual Contract Post Level: International Consultant Languages Required: English and French Starting Date: 18-Jul-2016 Duration of Initial Contract: 40 working days over a period of 3 months Expected Duration of Assignment: 40 working days over a period of… Read More »

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 »

Radio broadcast on Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access: ECREEE reaches out to its Creole audience in the rural areas of Santiago, Cabo Verde

May 23, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), through the ECOWAS Programme on Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access (ECOW-GEN), is producing a broadcast for a community radio in Cabo Verde to introduce the audience to the topic of gender and gender equality, especially as it concern energy access. The radio program, called “Gender in Focus”, provides… 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 »