In June 2018 LIFE Academy was commissioned by Sida (the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency) to plan and implement a new International Capacity Development Program in Renewable Energy. The intervention started with an Inception Phase of 6 months from September 2018 – February 2019, which will be folllowed by 2 batches of training programs with 30 participants each. The capacity development intervention initially targets 6 African countries: Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
LFIE Academy is currently consolidating the situation analysis to understand the current status of renewable energy sector in the above mentioned 6 African countries. The situation report will form a key input area to design and develop the content for the capacity development programme.