The Geothermal Risk Mitigation Facility plans to participate in the ArGeo-C9 in Djibouti.
The Government of the Republic of Djibouti, through the Office of the Djiboutian Geothermal Energy Development (ODDEG) , will be hosting the Ninth African Rift Geothermal Conference (ARGeo-C9) in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), African Union Commission (AUC), Africa Geothermal Association (AGA), African Women Advancing Geothermal (AWAG), ARGeo member countries and other international partners involved in geothermal sector including Ministry for Foreign Affairs – Government of Iceland (MFA-Iceland); Geothermal Training Programme (GRÓ GTP ) under the auspices of UNESCO, and the International Geothermal Association (IGA).
The Conference will be hosted under the auspices of the UNEP Africa Geothermal Development facility Programme (ARGeo) as one of its biennial geothermal conferences.
The Conference will be held at the Djibouti Palace Kempinski Hotel in Djibouti from 1 – 7 November 2022. The Conference consists of:
1-2 November 2022: The Short Courses.
3-5 November 2022: The Main Conference
6-7 November 2022: The Field Trip.
From 3 – 5 November, the Geothermal Risk Mitigation Facility is planning the following activities at ARGeo-C9:
Geothermal Finance Round Table
Technical Round Table
Meetings with representatives from GRMF eligible countries
Face-to-Face Meetings with GRMF Developers
Presentation on GRMF HEAT
As there is no official agenda for the conference yet, we cannot set times for these events. Further information will therefore follow as soon as this is possible.
To register for any of the events listed above, please contact us at email@example.com & firstname.lastname@example.org.
On 22 June 2021 the kick-off of the 7th Application Round of the Geothermal Risk Mitigation Facility for East Africa (GRMF) took place in form of a webinar. The presentations from the webinar can be downloaded below.
On 7 December 2021 the pre-bidding workshop of the 7th Application Round of the Geothermal Risk Mitigation Facility for East Africa (GRMF) will take place in form of a webinar.
Please be reminded to register for the Pre-bidding Workshop not later than 3 December 2021 by sending an email to the following email addresses: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do provide all relevant information on the participants (name, email address) – including their position in the project and mention “Pre-bid registration – Project ID – Name of entity” in the subject field.
Participation in the Pre-bidding Workshop is obligatory to submit a full application for the 7th Application Round!