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Promotion of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programme (PREEEP)


Period
2017 - 2019

Implementing agencies
GIZ

African partners
Government

Names of African partners involved
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development (MEMD)

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

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs
German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Dutch-German-Norwegian-British-Swedish-Swiss partnership Energising Development (EnDev), the European Union and the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)

Geographical scope
Country

Countries where active
Uganda

Sectors
Renewables, Electricity

Sub Sectors (Electricity)
Electricity system

Type of intervention

Type of technical assistance
Policy support / institution building

Gender focus
No

Climate focus
Yes

Type of financing

Main objectives
The underlying conditions necessary for access to renewable energy and efficient energy consumption in industries and households have improved.

Main activities
The programme works with the Ministry of Energy and supports strategies to increase access to renewable energy while enhancing energy efficiency. This entails capacity building for policy improvement, budget planning, improvement of market structures and the mainstreaming of energy at district level. The programme is also involved in crosscutting issues, such as mainstreaming the topics of gender and HIV/AIDS in its energy activities.

Comments

Sources
https://www.giz.de/en/worldwide/19268.html

Contact information
Markus Francke, Head of Energy Projects markus.francke‚Äč@giz.de

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