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Power Sector Recovery Project for Sao Tome and Principe

2016 - 2021

Implementing agencies
EMAE (Empresa de Água e Electricidade)

African partners
Other public body

Names of African partners involved
EMAE (Empresa de Água e Electricidade)

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

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs
World Bank, EIB

Geographical scope

Countries where active


Sub Sectors (Electricity)
Electricity system

Type of intervention

Type of technical assistance
Policy support / institution building, Skill development / training

Gender focus

Climate focus

Type of financing
Grant, Debt

Main objectives
The objectives of the Power Sector Recovery Project for Sao Tome and Principe are to (i) increase renewable energy generation and (ii) improve the reliability of the electricity supply.

Main activities
Support to institutional reform and sector planning; Investing in enhanced reliability of electricity generation, transport and distribution; Strengthening operational performance and governance of EMAE; Project implementation support including training for proposed implementing agency



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