Capacity building on Green Economy and Renewable Energy for resource owners and local officials.
A partnership between the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) who are providing the funding, will start implementation in 2019. The objective of the initiative is to strengthen inclusive informed decision-making by resource owners and local government officials for integration of Green Economy and Renewable Energy into local-level planning and to strengthen implementation of Renewable Energy for rural electrification. The initiative will be implemented in Fiji, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea.
Outcome 1. Increased inclusivity in decision-making on the use of natural resources and implementation of Renewable Energy projects
Enabling the participation of women and vulnerable groups in the decision-making process on the use of natural resources and the implementation of Renewable Energy projects through training for these groups and promotion of multistakeholder processes and easily accessible materials and training.
Outcome 2. Improved knowledge of Green Economy and Renewable Energy options for local level planning
Deepening knowledge and disseminating concepts, principles and practical applications of Green Economy and promoting the use of Renewable Energy for local government officials and traditional/community leaders/committees and businesses
Outcome 3. Improved sustainability of rural Renewable Energy installations
Improved sustainability of rural Renewable Energy installations through provision of training on Operations & Management and financial management of Renewable Energy (mainly solar).
For further information contact Mark Borg at Mark.Borg@greenbusiness.solutions