Africa-EU Renewable Energy Research and Innovation Symposium (RERIS) 2018

The Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) and the National University of Lesotho (NUL) invite you to participate in the call for abstracts of the second Africa-EU Renewable Energy Research and Innovation Symposium (RERIS) 2018. It will take place on 23-26 January 2018, National University of Lesotho, On occasion of NULISTICE 2018

 Call for Abstracts Researchers based in Africa or Europe are invited to submit abstracts of research or university projects that fit into one or more of the following thematic areas:
  • Grid connected renewable energy
  • De-centralised renewable and household energy solutions
  • Energy socioeconomics (e.g. policy, economics, legal, regulatory and social issues)
  • Promotion of energy research, innovation, education and entrepreneurship

Abstracts should demonstrate the relevance of Africa-EU research collaboration, private and public sector participation in research and/or university spin-offs.

Submission guidelines

The submission deadline is 10 September 2017. All submissions must be made online via Authors of accepted abstracts will be notified by 10 October 2017. All abstracts must be written in English using the provided abstract template.

Upon acceptance of abstracts, conference registration fees can be covered by the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP). Participants can further apply for sponsorship of travel expenses.

For more information on the symposium, please visit or contact

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