Small-scale renewable energy applications in rural areas (in Arabic)

This course serves as an integrated and comprehensive introduction on renewable energy, rural development, food production, agricultural best practices, and the water-energy-food nexus. In particular, it aims to shed light on sustainable energy as an enabler for rural development, women empowerment, and sustainable agriculture and food production.


ESCWA prepared this course based on the capacity building program of the Regional Initiative to Promote Small–Scale Renewable Energy Applications in Rural Areas of the Arab Region (REGEND).


Target audience:

  • Women and youth
  • Local authorities’ employees
  • Workers in rural context
  • Policy makers
  • Researchers in national and regional agencies