UNESCO Chair in Renewable Energies (453), established in 1999 at the University of Lomé, Lomé (Togo).


Renewable Energies.


  • To support the members of the research team on renewable energies and to contribute to the doctoral training of young people destined to deal with natural resources development and environment preservation in the region.
  • To develop a center of excellence in the field of renewable energies by the setting up of training and research programs in collaboration with partners through bilateral or multilateral co-operation, and by the concession of grants and subsidies to young Togolese researchers.
  • To set up a network of international co-operation among universities of the various interested countries.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences.



Dr Kossi Napo, Université de Lomé, Faculté Des Sciences
UNESCO Chairholder UNESCO Chair on Renewable Energies
E-Mail address - silnapo(at)

Phone - (228) 22 25 50 94/(228) 90 32 54 93

Fax - (228) 22 21 85 95

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