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Cape Verde

Official name: 

Republic of Cape Verde

Cape Verde (2012)

Energy profile
  • INDC of Cape Verde

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    National Plan
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    Cabo Verde's mitigation contributions are expressed in the form of Renewable Energy (RE) and Energy Efficiency (EE) Targets and other Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs). The INDC also includes adaptation contributions.

  • ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

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    Organisation
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    Network Member
    TA proponent

    The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE).

  • West African Agriculture and Climate Changer

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Tuesday, January 1, 2013
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    This publication provides a comprehensive view of the current state of West African agriculture. Each country in the region is assessed individually, and the authors offer suggestions and identify imperatives for the development of sutainable agriculture.

  • A guide on adaptation options for local decision-makers: guidance for decision making to cope with costal changes in west Africa

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    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Sunday, January 1, 2012
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    This guide on adaptation options is aimed at local decision-makers on the coastal regions of west Africa and takes the form of a series of fact sheets, each including methods of implementation, positive and negative case studies and estimated costs. It first reviews what is already known about climate change and coastal erosion, before describing the regions (Mauritania, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde) and their respective challenges, the importance of adaptation and the responsibilities of local decision-makers.

  • Carbone Guinée

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    Organisation
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    Network Member
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    Carbon Guinea is a non-governmental organization established in year 2008 with a mission to promote actions for a world without violence in a diverse environment within the African society to improve the living conditions of the population.  The focus areas of their activities are  Environmental Education, Natural Resource Management and Habitat, Climate change,  Capacity Building of Community Based Organizations, Local Authorities and Access to Water, Hygiene and Sanitation, Health and Education. 

  • Windiga Energy Inc.

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    Organisation
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    Network Member
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    Windiga Energy Inc. is a private sector institution established in 2010 with the mission to develop assets in West Africa by establishing power generation facilities that will benefit the public and the government.  It is an independent power producer focused on developing, owning and operating renewable energy facilities on the African continent. The company combines its knowledge, expertise and collaboration with local governments and stakeholders to form consortiums and become a principle player in the region’s energy sector. 
     

     

  • UNIDO Energy Programme for West Africa

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    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Tuesday, January 1, 2013
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    Purpose

    As an integral part of the GEF Strategic Energy Programme for West Africa, the project would focus on promoting knowledge management in the field of RE and EE in the target region and with international partner institutions; in addition to ensuring coherence and coordination between country level projects, and building capacity through training workshops at the regional / national level. The project will also aim at strengthening regional integration and networking, and deepening programmatic framework approach adopted under the umbrella programme.

  • Audit et Gestion d' Energie

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    Organisation
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    Network Member
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    AGE is an organization working with enginnering, manufacturing, operation, marketing and maintenance of solar systems and new technologies related to thermodynamics and industrial refrigeration.

  • Syecomp Ghana Ltd

    Knowledge partner
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    Organisation
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    Network Member
    Knowledge Partner

    Syecomp specializes in the acquisition, processing, analysis and synthesis of Geospatial data from Earth Observation Satellites and multispectral drone sensors for various applications using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) technology. Syecomp pioneers the operational application of optical and radar satellite monitoring and mapping systems for commercial agricultural activities in Ghana and other African countries, crop monitoring, land-use monitoring, and environmental and natural resource management.

  • The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Bioenergy Strategic Framework

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Monday, October 1, 2012

    In support of the United Nations Sustainable Energy for All initiative and to promote the region's energy future, the energy ministers of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) adopted a the ECOWAS Bioenergy Strategic Framework on 31 October 2012. This document is Resolution Four from the ECOWAS Eleventh Meeting of the Ministers in Charge of Energy. The ECOWAS Bioenergy Strategic Framework is intended to enhance sustainable bioenergy production and use within the ECOWAS member states.

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