SENSIBILITY DAY IN ZIGUICHOR
As part of its mission to promote renewable energies in all sectors of activity, the National Agency for Renewable Energies in collaboration with the Ziguinchor City Council organized Awareness and Exchange Days on renewable energies. and December 21, 2017 in Ziguinchor. A caravan of sensitization furrowed the city of Ziguinchor and the surrounding communes (Oussouye, Bignona, Cape Skirring …) during all the day of December 20th. The second day was marked by different activities namely: A panel under the theme “The role of renewable energies in local development” with presentations on: Opportunities and potential of renewable energies in the Ziguinchor region (ANER) The place of renewable energies in the municipal energy policy (Town Hall of Ziguinchor City) Opportunities and challenges of Renewable Energy training (Assane Seck University) Solutions for local development: Example of the Biodigester with (National Biogas Program) Energy efficiency for economic growth (Agency for the Economy and Energy Management) The signing of an agreement between ANER and the Ziguinchor Regional Council for the local promotion of Renewable Energies. An official ceremony of handing over the solar dryers installed by ANER for the benefit of women processing fish products at Ziguinchor Fishing Pier. An exhibition of renewable energy materials and equipment and demonstration sessions open to the general public on the esplanade of Governance. These activities were an opportunity for ANER to conduct a local campaign for the general public and local authorities in Ziguinchor.