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Electricity Access & Services Expansion (EASE)


Period
2016 - 2022

Implementing agencies
Ministry of Energy and Hydraulic Resources

African partners
Government

Names of African partners involved
Government of DR Congo

Donor involvement (incl. IOs)
Single donor, Multilaterals involved

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs
IDA

Geographical scope
Country

Countries where active
Dem. Republic of the Congo

Sectors
Renewables, Electricity

Sub Sectors (Electricity)
Electricity system

Type of intervention
Operative program / delivery mechanism (downstream)

Type of technical assistance
Project preparation / implementation

Gender focus
No

Climate focus
No

Type of financing
Grant, Debt

Main objectives
To expand access to electricity in target areas. It is expected to provide new or improved electricity service to households/businesses, and to strengthen the capacities of some key power sector institutions.

Main activities
The project comprises three components increasing and improving access by addressing critical rehabilitation needs in the SNEL-operated distribution network zones, promote private sector access expansion through grant and debt support, and sector development and implementation support.

Comments

Sources
http://projects.worldbank.org/P156208/?lang=en&tab=overview

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