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Renewable Energy Challenge Fund (RECF)


Period
2017 - 2019

Implementing agencies
UNCDF

African partners
Private sector

Names of African partners involved

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

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs
Sweden, UNCDF

Geographical scope
Country

Countries where active
Uganda

Sectors
Cooking Energy

Sub Sectors (Electricity)

Type of intervention
Operative program / delivery mechanism (downstream)

Type of technical assistance
Project preparation / implementation

Gender focus
No

Climate focus
Yes

Type of financing
Grant, Early stage

Main objectives
The goal of RECF is to increase access to renewable, efficient energy for domestic, productive and social uses among underserved poor households, especially in rural areas.

Main activities
RECF provides small and large scale (up to 150,000 EUR) grants for projects dealing with clean cooking solutions

Comments

Sources
http://www.un-ug.org/events/uncdf-launches-renewable-energy-challenge-fund-clean-cooking-window

Contact information
recf.uganda@uncdf.org

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