Tag Archives: Sustainable Energy for All

Launch of Publication on “Situation Analysis of Energy and Gender Issues in ECOWAS Member States”

November 19, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) will be launching its publication on Situation Analysis of Energy and Gender Issues in ECOWAS Member States during the ECOWAS side-event at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) twenty-first Session of Conference of Parties (COP), on 2 December 2015, in Paris, France. According to the… Read More »

NREL joins the #Standtall Campaign

August 27, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is the United States’ hub for renewable energy and energy efficiency research and development (R &D).  Funded by the United States Department of Energy (DOE), the laboratory has turned out innovative solutions supporting countries to transition to clean energy development. Now NREL is supporting the transition to clean energy development that is… Read More »

#STANDTALL: POLICY BRIEF—CLOSING THE GENDER GAP IN THE ENERGY SECTOR

April 18, 2015 | By
calistusnonso

#STANDTALL: POLICY BRIEF—CLOSING THE GENDER GAP IN ENERGY SECTOR PROBLEM STATEMENT In development literature, investment in women is dubbed smart economics, because of the attendant multiplier effect that accompanies women empowerment initiatives. In terms of energy services, the entire ECOWAS region is under-served. More acutely, observers have noted that the consequences of this energy scarcity is direr for… Read More »

ECOW-GEN LAUNCHES NEW ONLINE GENDER/ENERGY NETWORK

January 15, 2015 | By
ECOWGEN

ECOW-GEN has launched a new online interactive network for professionals working on gender and energy. The ECOWAS Network on Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access will provide these professionals with the opportunity to participate in ECOW-GEN activities. ECOW-GEN is a flagship programme launched by ECREEE to promote socially inclusive energy development in West Africa. It serves as the catalyst… Read More »