Side Events

WACEE’19 provides the opportunity to gain more insight from experts from West Africa, Europe and beyond. Trainings, open sessions, workshops and seminars will run in parallel to the WACEE exhibition and conference on all three themes: water, circular economy, energy.


German Solar Training Week

A four-day training program organized by the Renewable Energy Project Development Programme (PDP) of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) under the German Energy Solutions  initiative will facilitate trainings conducted by German companies in the context of the German Training Week (Solar Training) to provide participants with information and technical training in different aspects of solar energy. The program is structured to allow participants to network and strengthen ties between West African and German actors.


Circular Economy Platform

How do I manage my waste? Which waste can be recycled? How can I contribute to circular economy? These are questions that will be tackled at the circular economy track. This track will highlight the boundless prospects in sustainable management of our waste resources. Join the discussion with skilled experts and key players while learning and sharing experiences that can help save resources, generate income and contribute to making the world a better place today and in the future.


Water Week

The Water Week will bring together experts, business innovators, practitioners and decision makers to exchange ideas, learn more about new technologies and work together to find solutions to challenges of today. These interactive sessions will be geared towards capacity building and practical solution development.