RES4Africa Foundation and the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (MASEN) strengthen their collaboration for the enhancement of renewable energies in Morocco

Rome, 1st April 2021- RES4Africa Foundation and the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (MASEN) foster their cooperation in the promotion of renewable energy solutions in Morocco signing two letters of intent. Through these agreements, the two organisations aim at deepening their collaboration identifying synergies and exchanging know-how towards one common goal: to shape enabling environments […]

Nexus Analytica and RES4Africa strengthen collaboration in promoting renewables

El Cairo & Rome, 5th March 2021 – Nexus Analytica and the RES4Africa Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen their collaboration on the promotion of sustainable energy solutions in the South- and East-Mediterranean and the sub-Saharan African region. The two organisations will share knowledge and expertise on the technological advancements of renewable energy […]

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.   

MGA – January 2018 Session

January 2018 – Nairobi, Kenya The Micro-Grid Academy platform was officially launched in Nairobi in January 2018, with a 10-days training courses attended by 40 participants form East Africa and Europe and co-organized with the Italian non-profit organization Tecnologie Solidali. The training activities were held at the partners’ premises in Nairobi and included site visits […]

MGA – April 2018 Session

April 2018 – Nairobi, Kenya The high success of the January module raised the interest of UNEP to structure further collaborations with RES4Africa. Consequently, RES4Africa and the other partners organized a new module of the MGA, which was held in Nairobi from 4th -13th April, gathering 34 new participants. In line with the United Nations […]

MGA – July 2018 Session

July 2018 – Nairobi, Kenya In the first half of 2018, the Micro-Grid Academy (MGA) successfully gathered 74 participants, with several backgrounds, interests and professional profiles. As next step, RES4Africa proposed to the MGA founding partners to organize a training needs assessment to collect inputs and point of views from key stakeholders about the MGA’s […]

MGA – November 2018 Session

November 2018 – Lusaka, Zambia The first Micro-Grid Academy “On tour” session took place in Lusaka between 22 and 26 of November 2018 on the sidelines of the RES4Africa’s Program Launch in Zambia. The activity gathered 62 attendees belonging to academic institutions, governmental bodies and private companies. Jointly organized by RES4Africa, University of Zambia (UNZA) […]

MGA – January 2019 Session

January 2019 – Nairobi, Kenya The MGA held, in its first year, 4 pilot training activities, with the objective to verify whether such an initiative would be attractive to the potential target participants and responsive to their training needs. Two trainings of two modules each, in the proposed 10-days format, and a “Design thinking workshop” […]

MGA – May 2019 Session

May 2019 – Nairobi, Kenya The Micro-Grid Academy held its sixth training session in Nairobi, Kenya, from 6th to 11th of May, with a course named “East African Regional Training Course on Mini-Grids: From Design to Integration of productive uses through the Water-Energy-Food Nexus”. The course was organized by the consolidated partnership of RES4Africa, St. […]