In November 2017 ALER signed a contract agreement with UNIDO to implement the project “Promoting investments in small to medium scale renewable energy technologies in the electricity sector of Guinea Bissau”. This project entails several activities, among which the development, publication and dissemination of the "Guinea Bissau Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Status Report", as part of the ALER status report series;
Under this project, ALER has recently started the drafting of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Guinea Bissau - National Status Report included in the series of ALER’s national reports. The preliminary results of the report will be presented on Guinea Bissau Sustainable Energy Investment Workshop, that will take place on the 4thof May 2018 in Lisbon between 2 and 6 pm, as a side event of Fórum SE4ALL 2018 that will take place in Lisbon on 2 and 3 of May 2018. The final report will be presented afterwards on a conference entitled "Guinea Bissau Sustainable Energy Forum and Technology Expo" foreseen for December 2018 in Bissau.