MEDEF International's Sustainable City Task Force organized a business mission to Benin from 04 to 06 December 2023. During this mission, the delegation visited the lake village of Ganvié's electrification works sites, which sites IED is the prime contractor on behalf of the ANPT (National Agency for the Promotion of Heritage and Tourism Development) and the SBEE (Beninese Electric Energy Company).
This visit took place on the afternoon of 06 December 2023. After a general presentation of the project financed by AFD (French Development Agency), the site multi challenges and the progress of the works by IED, RMT-Eiffage company described the specific innovative underwater and aerial technologies deployed within the framework of this project.
The MEDEF delegation then travelled by motorized canoe to some sites where the work has already been achieved, in order to assess the issues represented and the technologies implemented in this lake village.