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Renewable Energy for Poverty Reduction Programme (REPoR)


Period
2014 - 2017

Implementing agencies
Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development (ISFD)

African partners
Government

Names of African partners involved

Donor involvement (incl. IOs)
Multi-donor

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs
Islamic Development Bank (IDB)

Geographical scope
Country

Countries where active
Burkina Faso, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Tunisia

Sectors
Renewables, Non Renewables, Electricity

Sub Sectors (Electricity)
Electricity system, Mini-grids, Stand-alone off-grid

Type of intervention
Operative program / delivery mechanism (downstream)

Type of technical assistance

Gender focus
No

Climate focus
No

Type of financing
Debt

Main objectives
The programme aims to contribute to the alleviation of energy poverty and improve the living conditions of targeted rural communities through the provision of clean, reliable, sustainable and affordable electricity.

Main activities
(a) providing sustainable, reliable and affordable electricity to households, productive enterprises (especially small businesses), and public health, education and social services facilities; (b) reducing the cost of electricity supply and increasing connection rates in rural areas through competitive off-grid solutions; and (c) strengthening the capacity of rural electrification authorities and other relevant public agencies and utilities to implement decentralized electrification plans based on renewable resources

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Sources
http://greenminigrid.se4all-africa.org/gmg-supply-and-demand-finance

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