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Message from the President of ALER, Miquelina Menezes
21 of December 2021
Message from the President of ALER, Miquelina Menezes

Happy holidays and a great 2022 is what we hope for ALER and for all of you!

BRILHO Energy Africa Mozambique results
21 of December 2021
BRILHO Energy Africa Mozambique results

SNV, within the BRILHO Energy Africa Mozambique programme's scope, held the "Accelerating Access to Off-Grid Renewable Energy" event on November 26th which celebrated the programme's progress

SAVE THE DATE - February 24th – Webinar: the new regulation for energy access in off-grid areas in Mozambique
21 of December 2021
SAVE THE DATE - February 24th – Webinar: the new regulation for energy access in off-grid areas in Mozambique

ALER, in partnership with AMER and with the support of GET.invest Mozambique, will organize a webinar on  February 24th for the presentation and discussion of the impacts of this long-awaited document in particular in the mini-grid and solar home systems market segments.

Second Meeting of the Uk Project Steering Committee (GEF & GFC)
21 of December 2021
Second Meeting of the Uk Project Steering Committee (GEF & GFC)

The meeting took place on November 23rd, organised by the national coordination of the UNIDO project, the DE-DGRNE and the UNIDO central office.

AMER held on 13 December the Second General Assembly 2021
21 of December 2021
AMER held on 13 December the Second General Assembly 2021

This assembly was unanimously approved, the 2019 and 2020 accounts report, the plan of activities for the year 2022, the strategic plan 2021-2023, the communication strategy and also the electoral regulation for the future elections of the members of the AMER Board in 2022.

ALER General Assembly approves Action Plan and Budget for 2022
21 of December 2021
ALER General Assembly approves Action Plan and Budget for 2022

The ALER General Assembly took place on December 17th, exclusively online, where the 2022 Action Plan and Budget was unanimously approved.

The Energy Access Regulation in Off-Grid Areas has been published
21 of December 2021
The Energy Access Regulation in Off-Grid Areas has been published

This regulation is the result of the Government’s efforts to recognise the importance of the sector to catalyse rural socio-economic development, leveraging private sector investment and improving the living conditions of millions of people

ASAER creates GTER - Renewable Energy Working Group
20 of December 2021
ASAER creates GTER - Renewable Energy Working Group

GTER - Renewable Energy Working Group, held its first meeting on November 17th, co-organised by the British Embassy and ASAER

Cape Verde wants to achieve 30% of electricity production from renewable sources by 2025
20 of December 2021
Cape Verde wants to achieve 30% of electricity production from renewable sources by 2025

According to The Minister of Industry, Trade and Energy of Cape Verde, Alexandre Monteiro, Cape Verde's strategy is to increase its resilience in the face of external shocks, by reducing energy dependence on the import of fossil fuels.

ALER participates in the COP26 side-event organized by UNIDO, ENERGIA and GWNET
3 of December 2021
ALER participates in the COP26 side-event organized by UNIDO, ENERGIA and GWNET

UNIDO, ENERGIA and GWNET came together to hold the side-event "Improving gender equality and women's empowerment to accelerate a fair, inclusive and climate-resilient energy transition"