16/9/2015

Short course on Geothermal Project Management in Djibouti

Verkís is conducting a Short Course on Geothermal Project Management in Djibouti under the direction of the UNU-GTP for selected employees of the Djiboutian Development Office for Geothermal Energy (ODDEG), the Ministry of Energy, Water and Natural Resources (MERN) and the Djibouti Center for Research Studies (CERD). 

The Icelandic International Development Agency (ICEIDA) finances the short course as part of the Geothermal Exploration Project in East Africa.  The course is from 12.-21. September 2015 and is handled by Mrs. Carine Chatenay, Mr. Yngvi Guðmundsson and Ms. Dóra Hjálmarsdóttir from Verkís Consulting Engineers. Similar course have been organized earlier this year in Ethiopia and Kenya. The course has been prepared by Verkís experts in collaboration with Mr. Helgi Þór Ingason from the University of Reykjavík and covers the basics of project management for geothermal projects. It will be followed up by offering the participants the opportunity to undertake the IPMA D-level certification examination.