Journalists Awareness Workshop
The National Agency for Renewable Energies in collaboration with ENDA Energie held this Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at the hotel Good Rade a sensitization and training workshop on renewable energy and energy efficiency for journalists. This activity is part of the development of its communication plan and follows a first edition organized in December 2016. The main objective of this workshop was to inform and sensitize journalists on the potential of renewable energies in Senegal as well as on national and regional policies in this field, with a view to encouraging them to take better ownership and to optimize their use. media treatment. This space of reflection and sharing of ideas has thus enabled the capacity of journalists to be strengthened so that they can become more involved in the implementation of the actions planned for access to clean energy by the population. The following topics were addressed by experts from ANER and ENDA Energie: General presentation ACEWA Project Objectives of the workshop Presentation of the international context of Renewable Energies Definitions of key concepts The renewable energy development policy potentials issues Axes of development projects and programs The role of the media in promoting renewable energies Also planned were group work for the establishment of a network of journalists specialized in renewable energy. At the end of the session, the organizers reiterated their willingness to accompany the journalists in the development of the network program whose formalization is planned for the end of March 2018 but also, they are committed to make accessible all information related to the sub-sector renewable energies.