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

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

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 »


April 29, 2016 | By

In West Africa, renewable energy entrepreneurs are at the forefront of efforts to extend access to modern energy services as they are often the best placed to offer tailor-made local solutions. Such entrepreneurs, however, face serious challenges including business management and operations, as well as bringing their innovative ideas to fruition. In order to overcome some of these… Read More »

Do we #STANDTALL for Girls in ICT? Yes, we do!

April 29, 2016 | By

ECREEE advocates for Girls in ICT On every fourth Thursday of April the world is officially reminded of the low representation of girls and young women in the telecommunication sector.  An initiative of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the Girls in ICT Day is designated as the day to “raise awareness on empowering and encouraging girls and young… Read More »

Como installer XAMPP e WordPress localmente no Windows

April 28, 2016 | By

Ter um ambiente “localhost” é essencial para o workflow no desenvolvimento de um website/blog no WordPress. Sites hospedados localmente são mais rapidos ma mais seguros e proporcionam um ambiente de teste ideal no seu computador, longe de olhares indiscretos ou hackers. O que é o XAMPP XAMPP significa multi-plataforma (X), Apache, MySQL, PHP e Perl. É uma solução… Read More »

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

April 26, 2016 | By

  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 »