Monday, March 7, 2016

East Africa: Workshop on the Geothermal Potential of the Western Branch of the Great Rift Valley

Technical Workshop on the Geologic Development and Geophysics of the Western Branch of the Greater East African Rift System (ARgeo)

9-11 March 2016, Gisenyi, Rwanda

Workshop participants will discuss the geologic setup and conditions that would support the development of geothermal systems in the countries of the western branch of East African Rift System (EARS) which include Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia, Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique. The workshop that is sponsored by UNEP, ICEIDA/NDF, Energy Development Corporation Limited of Rwanda (EDCL) and EU and will be held in Gisenyi in Rwanda.