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. […]

The development of renewables on the medium voltage grid in Morocco

  “The development of renewables on the medium voltage grid in Morocco” is a study carried out by RES4Africa Foundation and Pöyry to speed up the integration of the renewable resources on the medium voltage grid in Morocco and to encourage the debate among the stakeholders. The publication is also available in French.