ECOWAS Workshop On Energy Audits for Buildings, 7 to 11 December, 2015

October 26, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) is  organizing an ECOWAS Regional Training Workshop on Energy Audit for Buildings, scheduled to take place from 7 – 11 December 2015, in Praia, Cabo Verde. The training is meant for male and female electrical technicians and engineers working in the energy sector and who are seeking to… 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 »

Gender and Energy Awards and Events to Look out for

October 26, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

Gender-responsive Awards AU Scientific Awards for Women Nominations are open for the African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Awards. Developed by the Regional Economic Communities (RECs) and the AU, the initiative will award Cash Prizes of US$20,000 and Recognition Certificates to African women researchers who have distinguished themselves are as researchers in Earth and Life Sciences, and Basic, Science,… Read More »

ECREEE and UN Women Hold International Press Conference, Launching the ECOW-GEN Facility

October 14, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

On 12 October 2015, ECREEE and the UN Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) held an International Press Conference to launch the ECOWAS Facility for Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access (ECOW-GEN Facility). The event took place at the UN Women West and Central Africa Regional Office in Dakar, Senegal, and brought together over… 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 »