Benin: Consultancy for NEPAD/ UN Economic Commission for Africa, May 2013
Launching of Rural Transformation Programme.
Provision of infrastructure expertise. Analysis of the role of infrastructure (Energy, Transport, Communication) for growth and development in Africa: rural electrification, communication infrastructure in rural areas and development of roads. Status report on infrastructure transformation and development in Africa with focus on Energy, Water, Transport and Communication.
NEPAD / UN Economic Commission for Africa: Robert Lisinge: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Rwanda: Consultancy for the UN Economic Commission for Africa, February – April 2013
Provision of team leadership and communication expertise.
Technical assistance in establishing a mobile application to enhance trade facilitation for women entrepreneurs in Rwanda, a prototype mobile software for both feature and smart phones that will assist women to do business better.
UN Economic Commission for Africa: Mr. Mactar Seck: email@example.com)
Uganda: Consultancy for the UN Economic Commission for Africa, February 2013
Provision of energy expertise in order to enhance energy access.
Coordinating Ministerial sessions in a conference on Enhancing Energy Access and Energy Security in the Eastern Africa Sub-region that took place in Kampala Uganda; Mapping of African Energy policies, challenges and opportunities in order to promote rural electrification, electricity generation projects, energy security. Special focus on electricity generation projects: generation, transmission, distribution, access, efficiency. Status report and recommendations on options that will ensure better access and efficiency in the Eastern Africa sub-region. Assist governments to develop energy plans/programs, to reform their energy sector, to promote rural electrification and renewable energy technologies.