The impacts of Covid-19 on the power sector in sub-Saharan Africa

The COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating impacts on economies and societies the world over, in a myriad of ways.
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Scholarships for Master program in Sub-Saharan

KAS_Scholarships 2020

The Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change in Sub-Saharan Africa of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung e. V. (KAS) is currently accepting applications for scholarships
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EU Circular Economy Action Plan

A new Circular Economy Action Plan for a Cleaner and More Competitive Europe

The European Commission has adopted a new Circular Economy Action Plan - one of the main blocks of the European Green Deal, Europe’s new agenda for sustainable growth.
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13 - 14 May 2020, Hotel Fraser Suites, Abuja, Nigeria

Climate Related Security Risks in Sub-Saharan-Africa

A two-day conference on climate related security risks in Sub-Saharan Africa to shed light on the complex relation between climate change and security.
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12 - 13 December 2019, Cotonou, Benin

Benin Eco-Citizen Days: Challenges of the Climate-Food-Habitat-Energy nexus

Challenges of the Climate-Food-Habitat-Energy nexus: supporting sustainable development initiatives within local communities through integrated dialogue between all stakeholders (po...
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Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a political foundation in the Federal Republic of Germany. The Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa is a Regional Programme with the ultimate objective to implement and consolidate KAS activities related to climate policy and energy security on the African continent.

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM FOR POLICY RESEARCH

The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), represented by its Regional Programme on Energy Security and Climate Change in Sub-Saharan Africa, are launching the 2nd cycle of the ECOWAS Research Grant Program. We are inviting research teams to submit proposals for policy research in any of the energy fields (e.g. energy technologies, energy finance, energy economics, energy policy, energy and the environment/climate change, energy and development, energy law etc.) to contribute to the formulation of evidence-based energy policies or strategies in the region.

Call for Project Proposals - PARTNERSHIP FOR A GREEN TRANSITION AND ENERGY ACCESS_STRATEGIC PRIORITIE...

Ahead of the EU-Africa Summit scheduled for October 2020, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is seeking to disseminate African perspectives on the topic of green transition and energy access and discuss the conditions and requirements for a successful EU-Africa partnership on the topic.

Call for Papers - NEXUS BETWEEN CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

The Southern Africa Resource Watch (SARW) and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change (KAS) are looking for research proposals on the Nexus between Climate Change and Extractive Industries in Southern Africa, in order to facilitate knowledge transfer that will support governments and companies in policy formulation and implementation.

Call for Project Proposals - STUDY ON YOUTH CLIMATE ADVOCACY IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is seeking to examine the role of youth organisations in Sub-Saharan African countries and their participation in decision making.

Call for Proposals: POSSIBILITIES FOR HYDROGEN ECONOMY IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN COUNTRIES

The overall aim of this study is the assessment of reports, existing studies, initiatives and regulations on hydrogen economy advantages/issues in Sub-Saharan African countries. The study should clearly set out its findings, and evidence-based conclusions.