REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR AN ENERGY MARKET STUDY ON PRODUCTIVE USE OF ENERGY FOR SMEs IN SENEGAL

July 14, 2016 | By
Marvelous

Project Name:   Energy Business Development (EBD)                                               Country: Senegal       Deadline: August 7th 2016   GVEP is implementing a programme to support development and growth of energy focused businesses in 4 countries in Africa, including Senegal: The Energy Business for Development (EBD) programme funded by the World Bank through the Russian government and co-funded by ENERGIA. The Objective is to strengthen… 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 »

Stakeholders meet in Johannesburg to discuss Policies and Regulations for Inclusive Infrastructure

June 16, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

  Infrastructure is an enabler and essential for people to people connectivity, which increases economic activity. We must ask: What are those things women can contribute to  – Mr. Sindiso Ngwenya, Secretary General, Common Market for Eastern & Southern Africa (COMESA) From 9 – 10 June 2016, infrastructure professionals from Africa and rest of the world met in… Read More »

Making Gender Mainstreaming an “Operational reality”

June 14, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

Deconstructing Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access – Part 2 “Gender mainstreaming” is, without a doubt, one of the most trending development buzzwords out there today. However, just because it is used frequently does not mean its application is wide-spread, especially where it matters most – in development interventions. Experiences show that the idea of gender mainstreaming continues to… 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 »