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SE4ALL (Africa Hub)

2013 - ongoing

Implementing agencies
AfDB; SE4ALL (Africa Hub)

African partners
Pan-African organisation, Government, Other public body, Private sector, Civil society

Names of African partners involved
African Union Commission, NEPAD Planning and Coordination Agency, ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE); SADC; UNDP

Donor involvement (incl. IOs)
Multi-donor, Multilaterals involved, Bilaterals involved

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs
African Development Bank, UNDP

Geographical scope

Countries where active
Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde Islands, Central African Republic, Chad Republic, Comoros, Congo, Libya, Dem. Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon Republic, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali Republic, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger Republic, Nigeria, Principe, Rwanda, Senegal Republic, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia Republic, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mauritius

Renewables, Non Renewables, Electricity, Heating and Cooling, Energy Efficiency, Cooking Energy

Sub Sectors (Electricity)
Grid connected generation, Mini-grids, Stand-alone off-grid

Type of intervention
High-level initiative (upstream)

Type of technical assistance
Dialogue and networking, Information and analysis, Policy support / institution building

Gender focus

Climate focus

Type of financing

Main objectives
- Ensure universal access to modern energy services. - Double the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency. - Double the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix

Main activities
- Coordination and facilitation of the implementation of the SEforALL initiative in Africa; - Technical Assitance to African countries and energy stakeholders to achieve  SEforALL objectives / Development of country-level Action Agendas and Investment Prospectuses - Knowledge management: The Hub collects information on the implementation of the SEforALL initiative in Africa and make it available on its website: - Policy and guidance: Designing the SEforALL country action process, mainstreaming a coordinated approach, providing a template and guidelines for the SEforALL Action Agenda and Investment Prospectus - Workshops, Events, Networking, including the organisation of the annual SEforALL Africa workshop to assess progress in the implementation of the SEforALL initiative in Africa.



Contact information
Daniel-Alexander Schroth, SE4All AFrica Hub Coordinator

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