The Central Africa Network for Renewables Energies (RACEN) organises with the support of ARE, World Bio Energy Association (WBA) and the Ministry of Environment of Equatorial Guinea, an international workshop under the theme '' Harnessing the Potential of renewables energies for equitable Economic growth and Climate Safety in Africa ''

The workshop is set to pursue the following objectives:

  • To strengthen multi-actors partnerships and collaboration to improve access to renewable energy for all.
  • To share views, knowledge, strategies, and promising initiatives for a safer (carbon-free) economic growth and Climate change resilient development models across Central Africa.
  • To examine strategies those have succeeded in improving access to renewable energies.
  • To share learned lessons, challenges and barriers to renewable energies access in Central Africa.

Attendance to this meeting is open to experts, climate activists, political leaders, actors from private & public sectors, NGOs, business corporations, companies, universities, research centers, civil society, representatives of bilateral & multilateral institutions, as well as United Nations bodies from different countries and different walks of life addressing issues related to energy efficiency, renewable energy, low-carbon socioeconomic development, and climate safety.

There is a limited number of seats available for this meeting ; Participants are therefore encouraged to register earlier.


More information:

Terms of reference (English / French)

RACEN Working Groups: Renewables Energies & Climate Technologies, REN TECH (English / French)

Date events
28 November 2017 to 29 November 2017
Malabo, Equatorial Guinea


Jens Jaeger

Director of Policy & Business Development

+32 2 400 10 00