GIZ/Energising Development (EnDev) project has on today the 1st March, 2019 agreed to pay the tuition fees of fifty five (55) female student’s studying Renewable Energy at the Government Technical Institute (GTI), Kissy Dockyard.

The figure which will accumulate to Forty Two Million Leones (Le 42,000,000) will cover tuition and examination fees of the students until graduation. This initiative confirms Endev’s commitment to support Renewable Energy Sector and also to empower women to be major players in the RE sector.

The first set of women (15) are expected to graduate in July, 2019 and EnDev has promised to provide career support and mentorship to help them secure internship opportunities and jobs in the sector.

EnDev MRU Director Hartlieb Euler and Mohamed M. Kamara (Director of Renewable Energy, GTI)
L-R - Mohamed M. Kamara (Director of Renewable Energy, GTI), Foday S. Dumbuya (Programme Officer, EnDev), Hartlieb Euler (Director, EnDev MRU)