The high-level event is co-organised by the Government of Guinea Bissau, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) in cooperation with ALER and other partners.

The conference follows-up on the Guinea Bissau Sustainable Energy Investment Workshop, held on 4 May 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal, in conjunction with the Sustainable Energy For All Forum. The conference will feature the presentation of the 2030 Sustainable Energy Vision and Investment Strategy for the country and will include field visits to major PV solar hybrid mini-grids.

The conference is another mile-stone of the UNIDO project “Promoting investments in small to medium scale renewable energy technologies in the electricity sector of Guinea Bissau”, funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF).

International partners and private sector companies are encouraged to support the conference. Registration will be open soon.

ARE is supporting association of the conference.


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Date events
06 December 2018 to 07 December 2018
Bissau, Guinea Bissau


David Lecoque


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