1st German Project Development Training Week (GPDTW)

26.02.2018 | 09:00
02.03.2018 - 16:00
Coconut Grove Regency Hotel











The Project Development Programme (PDP) of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, under the auspices of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy’s German Energy Solutions Initiative in collaboration with the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Ghana (AHK Ghana) cordially invites you to participate in the first German Project Development Training Week (GPDTW) in Ghana from 26th February – 2nd March 2018 in Accra.

The GPDTW, with its distinct focus on project development, is conducted by representatives of reputable German companies and institutions. The GPDTW targets local project developers for in-depth training covering all important technical, commercial and legal aspects of solar and energy storage solution project development.

Participants will gain the following benefits by attending the GPDTW:

  • Capacity building in the technical, commercial and legal aspects of renewable energy project development
  • Tools, model contracts and checklists for successful project development
  • Identification of new business partnerships with German companies
  • Strengthening existing partnerships with German companies


The training sessions will be conducted by representatives of reputable German companies.

Programme outline

Kindly click here to download the programme of event.

Registration process

  • The training is limited to 60 participants and up to 2 participants per company or organization. Therefore, we kindly ask you to fill in the registration form and send it back to us for the selection process. The deadline for submitting the registration is Monday, 5th February 2018. The selection result will be announced on 9th February 2018 and confirmed participants will receive an official confirmation letter with instructions for further steps.
  • A registration fee of 400 GHS per participant (incl. VAT) will be collected after the selection process.

General Information

  • Organizers: GIZ and AHK Ghana
  • Conditions: The registration fee is for the catering service (drinking water, tea, coffee, snacksand buffet lunch). Other preparation costs are born by the organizers. Participants are required to take care of their personal travel and accommodation expenses (if applicable).
  • IT Equipment: It is necessary that each participant brings their own laptop.
  • Handout materials: in English, to be distributed on the first day of GPDTW.
  • Language: The courses are conducted in English. Advanced English language skills are required.
  • Test and Certification: Participants will be tested at the end of the training programme and awarded with certificates.
  • Reception dinner: GIZ is organizing a networking cocktail reception on Tuesday 27th February 2018 for the German trainers and all participants. Kindly indicate your participation preference in the registration form.

Interested participants should kindly contact:

Mr. Nana Yaw Osei-Wusu Afriyie

Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Ghana

PMB 25 TUC – Accra

Office: Mezzanine Floor

World Trade Centre

No. 29 Independence Avenue Accra-Ghana

Tel.: +233-(0)-302 631681/2/3

Fax: +233-(0)-302 631684

E-mail: nana.afriyie(at)ghana.ahk.de

Website: www.ghana.ahk.de


GIZ PDP in Ghana

Ms. Agnes Frimpong

Tel.: +233-(0)-302 770851

E-mail: agnes.frimpong(at)giz.de