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
Sub Sectors (Electricity)
Electricity system, Grid connected generation, Stand-alone off-grid
Through the creation of the DFID Impact Fund, the programme aims to draw in sustainable private sector sources of capital into the impact investment market and demonstrate the viability of impact investments over the long term.
Through the creation of the DFID Impact Accelerator, the programme aims to generate economic opportunity and employment through the creation of both direct and indirect jobs, and by increasing access to basic goods and services, especially in remote areas or fragile states
Through the market building activities the Impact Programme seeks to reduce barriers and bottlenecks in the impact investing value chain aiming to make impact investing as effective, efficient and as attractive to investors, intermediaries and enterprises