Renewable energy experts needed to support Power Africa’s Beyond the Grid (BTG) Program in several countries

February 24, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

The Power Africa Transactions and Reforms Program (PATRP) is seeking short- and long-term experts to provide support to Power Africa’s Beyond the Grid (BTG) Program in the following countries: Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Angola, Nigeria, and Senegal. Experts will engage in the following activities: Support off-grid and Community-Based Transactions (CBT) for the production of renewable energy addressing financial,… Read More »

Women’s Empowerment Fund (WEF) round 3, starting on March 1

February 24, 2016 | By
ECOWGEN

Implemented by the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, the WEF is one of the few financing mechanisms designed to scale effective business models for empowering women energy entrepreneurs. This year, GACC plans to award at least 4 grants of up to US$75,000. To better streamline the application process, the Alliance has split the competition into two phases, as outlined below.… Read More »

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 »

Les transformatrices de poisson de Bargny à l’école des fours modernes

February 15, 2016 | By
Mamadou

Les  transformatrices de poisson de  Bargny à l’école des fours  modernes Le marché du poisson fumé pourrait être mieux pénétré par les femmes de Bargny et environs. Grâce à un projet exécuté  par Action solidaire international, elles sont en train d’être équipées en fours modernes  et renforcées sur le plan technique pour un usage  plus efficient et durable.… Read More »