Effective Stakeholder Engagement through Communication





This webinar will focus on modern, simple approaches to developing, nurturing and enhancing relationships with stakeholders of an NREN's projects, products and services. The webinar will delve into how the aforementioned is done through effective stakeholder communication.

The webinar will help participants to know:

  • simple modern approaches to building stakeholder relationship through communication
  • how to develop a stakeholder communication plan


  1. Communication & marketing officers/equivalents at NRENs
  2. NREN managers


  • Presentation
  • Breakout session
  • Questions & Answers
  • Language - English


  • Date - Wednesday, November 16, 2022
  • Time - 13:00 - 14:30 UTC
  • Venue - WACREN Zoom [Link will be sent to registrants]
  • Deadline for registration - Monday, November 7, 2022
Effective Stakeholder Engagement through Communication
    • 1:00 PM 1:05 PM

      Yvonne Orekyeh of Nigerian REN (NgREN) opens the webinar and welcomes everyone

      Convener: Mrs Orekyeh Yvonne (NgREN)
    • 1:05 PM 1:10 PM
      Introduction and Objectives of Webinar

      Detailed introduction and purposes of the webinar.

      Convener: Mr Effah Amponsah (WACREN)
    • 1:10 PM 1:50 PM
      Effective Stakeholder Engagement through Communication

      Overview of stakeholder communication, modern approaches to nurturing stakeholder relationships

      Convener: Mrs Kathryn Anthonisen (CANARIE)
    • 1:50 PM 2:05 PM
      Breakout Groups

      This session will be dedicated to exchanges on how various participating NRENs are conducting stakeholder communication - the pleasure, the pain and the next steps

      Conveners: Mr Effah Amponsah (WACREN), Ms Elizabeth Owusu-Kissi (GARNET)
    • 2:05 PM 2:20 PM
      Reports from Breakout Teams: Contributions from Breakout Teams and Q&As

      The rapporteurs of each breakout team will share reports of the team's discussions

    • 2:20 PM 2:25 PM
      Final Remarks
      Conveners: Mr Effah Amponsah (WACREN), Mrs Kathryn Anthonisen (CANARIE)
    • 2:25 PM 2:30 PM
      Next Steps & Announcement
      Convener: Mr Effah Amponsah (WACREN)