Mackline Atukwasi of Ages Considered participating in the steering committee meeting of Renewable Energy CSO Networks in Uganda.

ACO attended RECSO-Network AGM organised by Environmental Alert-the host for RECSO-Network .

Environment Alert (EA) is implementing a project titled ‘Increasing access to sustainable and renewable energy alternatives in the Albertine Graben’ that aims at communities adopting sustainable renewable energy alternatives to reduce dependency on biomass for their energy needs. The project is being implemented in collaboration with the World-Wide Fund-Uganda Country Office (WWF-UCO) with financial support from the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD). One of the project outcomes is ‘Project CSOs have capacity to engage government and private sector on adoption of policies, legislation and best practices for sustainable and renewable energy access. Under this outcome, there are a number of outputs and one of them is Output 1.4: WWF and project CSOs have created networks to coordinate civil society engagements at national and local levels

The objectives of the meeting was to:

  1. To highlight the key network achievements in respect to governance, leadership and mobilization;
  2. To highlight the Renewable energy CSO Network performance in 2020 and future outlook in 2021. Narrative Technical Report and Financial Report.
  3. To approve the Renewable Energy CSO Network Website, letterhead, thematic working group composition and the respective TORs, Members that formalized their membership, and new members of the Network.
  4. To provide space for Network members to exhibit their IEC materials to enhance members visibility and work across the Network.

The activity was scheduled for 18th November 2020.


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