14 of June 2018
São Tomé, São Tomé and Príncipe

São Tomé and Príncipe Validation Workshop


June 14

09h00 Opening Session

  • Gilmar Ramos, Director General for Natural Resources and Energy (DGRNE)
  • Arlindo Carvalho, Director General for Environment (DGA)
  • Martin Lugmayr, UNIDO
  • Carlos Vila Nova, Minister of Infrastructures, Natural Resources and Environment of São Tomé and Príncipe (MIRNA)

09h45 The importance of renewable energy in São Tomé and Príncipe

  • Belizardo Neto, DGRNE

10h15 National Renewable Energy Status Report of São Tomé and Príncipe

  • Susana Pinto, ALER

10h30 Coffee-Break

11h00 Report Presentation

  1.  Brief Country OverviewEdchilson Cravid, DGRNE
  2.  Legal and Institutional FrameworkMê Chinhô, MC&A Consultores
  3.  National Energy ProfileGabriel Makengo, EMAE
  4.  Renewable Energy Resources and Projects: Belizardo Neto, DGRNE
  5.  Economic and Financial FrameworkSleyd Costa, Ministério da Economia
  6.  Education and TrainingEdchilson Cravid, DGRNE

12h00 Debate and comments to the report

13h00 Lunch


14h00 Presentation of the UNIDO GEF 6 Project

  1.  Importance and justification; objective, expected results and development project, partners: Sara Dourado, ITPEnergised
  2.  Project Components and Proposed Activities; Implementation Structure, Benefits and stakeholder involvement: Sara Dourado, ITPEnergised

15h30 Questions & Answers

16h00 Coffee-Break

16h30 Main Results of the GEF/UNIDO Project: Promoting investments in small to medium scale renewable energy technologies in the electricity sector of Guinea Bissau


  • Júlio António Raul,  GEF/UNIDO Project Coordinator in Guinea Bissau

17h00 Questions & Answers

17h30 Closing Session

  • Susana Pinto, ALER
  • Belizardo Neto, DGRNE
  • Martin Lugmayr, UNIDO

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