30 of May 2023

ALER General Assembly approves 2022 Report & Accounts

The first General Assembly (GA) of 2023 took place on May 4th, during ALER members's month, in Cape Verde, in the offices of the recent ALER’s member, VPQ Advogados and online.


During the GA the 2022 Annual Report & Accounts was unanimously approved, and it's available for consultation here.


According to the ALER President "The year 2022 shined brightly in ALER's history, filling us with pride and hope. It was a year full of achievements that highlighted the promising potential and transformative capacity of our Association."


In fact, during the 2022 ALER had its best results since the beginning of activity in 2015, and organised the largest number of initiatives, highlighting:


  • Publications;
  • 7 Exchange initiatives;
  • Implementation of 2 funding contracts and submission of 5 applications and tenders;
  • 3 market monitoring services;
  • Organisation of 11 events and active participation in 6;
  • Training of 40 entrepreneurs;
  • Support the development of 12 business cases of Lusophone women in the scope of Women Sustainable Energy Programme (PESM).


In addition, ALER activities for 2023 were presented and the contributions of all Members were collected.


Book the following ALER activities in the agenda:


  • Countries’ Week, to be held from July 3rd to 7th and in which ALER Members can register for free. Registration is available here.
  • Publication of the new ALER Market Overviews. Find out more here.
  • Event on the new mini-grids regulations in Mozambique: September 12th (date to be confirmed) physical event in Maputo, Mozambique;
  • ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Forum (ESEF) and International Fair on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (FIEREE): October 12th to 14th, physical event in Praia, Cape Verde;
  • Global Gateway Investment Forum UE-MZ with a day dedicated to energy, in parallel with the 4th Edition of the International Conference Renewables in Mozambique 2023: November 22nd to 24th, physical event in Maputo, Mozambique.