Ecowas Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE)

The ECOWAS Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) aims for the establishment of favorable framework conditions for regional renewable energy and energy efficiency markets in West Africa. Activities include supporting policy development, capacity building, the design of tailored financial mechanisms and appraisal tools, awareness raising and the execution of demonstration projects with potential for regional scaling up. The overall objective of ECREE is to contribute to the sustainable economic, social and environmental development of
West Africa by improving access to modern, reliable and affordable energy services, energy security and reduction of
energy related externalities (GHG, local pollution).

Purpose of support 
Project and program implementation
Information on how to...

See current calls for proposal and procurement opportunities by visiting this page, which is updated on a regular basis. ECREE signs contracts for specific projects and assignments with different private/public entities or individuals, and with international and local institutions and knowledge providers.

Climate objective 
Sectors and themes 
Energy efficiency, Renewable Energy
Type of support provider 
Type of recipient 
Private sector
Trustee or administrator 
ECOWAS and United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Contact information
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