Covid can’t, and won’t, stop us

We are living in a challenging time. The lockdown introduced in Italy about three weeks ago has now spread across much of the globe and, like everyone else, had to adjust to the new scenario. A number of Foundation events have been postponed, and the entire team is at home. Nevertheless, we are working remotely […]

WEF Nexus webinar with UNEP

On 26 March, RES4Africa participated as a energy expert lecturer to the the first training webinar on the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus, organised by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). The training was mainly focused on the contribution of renewable energy towards the implementation of the Water, Food, and Energy Nexus, and provided the opportunity to […]

ENGIE Eps’ CEO recognized Young Global Leader by World Economic Forum

Milan, 12 March 2020 – The Chief Executive Officer of ENGIE Eps*, Carlalberto Guglielminotti, has been recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum for his ability to innovate and promote sustainable change. Carlalberto Guglielminotti (37) was identified as one of the world’s most promising and compelling leaders under the age of […]

The Micro-Grid Academy Team releases an outbreak-tips video

In light of the current global situation with novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), RES4Africa Foundation’s Micro-Grid Academy team realized this insightful video in order to offer practical tips that might come in handy in order to face the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic.   

The first MGA session in Mozambique draws to a closing

The Academy will hold another session in the country in six months’ time

The first Micro-Grid Academy session in Mozambique ends today in Pemba. The eleventh MGA session took place in the framework of the project ILUMINA: Access to Energy for the local development and women empowerment, funded by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) and implemented by AVSI, partner of the Academy, together with Tecnologie Solidali […]

RES4Africa Foundation welcomes BaxEnergy as partner

The foundation’s network reaches 31 organisations between members and partners

Rome, 25th February 2020 – During the first Executive Committee of the year, RES4Africa Foundation welcomed BaxEnergy as new partner. BaxEnergy has more than 10 years of experience in developing turnkey solutions for complete visualization, data analysis and optimization of power plants. Through its cutting edge technology, BaxEnergy provides concrete solutions that can result in […]

RES4Africa Foundation welcomes three new members as renewAfrica Partners

RES4Africa welcomes three new members in its network as EDP Renewables, Nordex Group and Vestas join the Foundation as part of its recently-introduced “renewAfrica Partners” membership category. The renewAfrica Initiative was launched in Rome in June 2019, and RES4Africa Foundation has been entrusted with carrying out the duties of its interim secretariat. The aim of […]

RES4Africa Events Postponed

In light of the transitory global situation with novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), RES4Africa Foundation has reached the decision to postpone its upcoming international events including the South Africa Programme Launch (scheduled for 9th March) and the Business-to-Government Workshop in Zambia (scheduled for 17th March). The new dates for the events will be communicated as soon as […]

Job Vacancy: Communications Assistant

RES4Africa Foundation is looking for a Communication Assistant to expand its communication team. The Communications Assistant will be mainly entrusted with the editorial part of the communication activities, writing articles, reports and other kinds of documents. Excellent writing skills, both in Italian and in English, are therefore required. Please refer to the attached job description […]