About EEP

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The overall objective of the EEP S&EA is to contribute to the reduction poverty by promoting inclusive and job-creating green economy and by improving energy security in the Southern and East Africa regions while mitigating global climate change. The EEP S&EA is jointly funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland,  the UK Department for International Development and The Austrian Development Agency. EEP S&EA implementation started in March 2010.

Success Stories

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Over the past seven years Energy and Environment Partnership (EEP) S&EA Programme has funded over 220 projects which all aim to provide sustainable energy services to the poor and combat the climate change. To qualify for the EEP support, projects should demonstrate high innovation in delivering energy services, facilitating technology transfer, encouraging cooperation and local stakeholders’ participation in projects.

Our Projects

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The Energy and Environment Partnership Programme of Southern and East Africa is funding projects in all fields of renewable energy and energy efficiency, bridging the gap between a good idea and a bankable project. The projects are selected through two funding windows from early stage to market ready projects, including last mile feasibility studies, pilots, demonstrations, commercial scale-ups, replication and rejuvenating projects.

Recent news


The latest EEP results demonstrating excellent progress in the renewably energy sector

EEP is proud to present the latest EEP M&E results by mid-2017…
Absolute Energy Solar plant in Uganda

Invitation to 6th EEP Knowledge Exchange Forum in Kampala, Uganda

The EEP S&EA will be hosting its 6th Knowledge Exchange…

Nordic Climate Facility to launch a new CfP in August 2017

Nordic Climate Facility (NCF) is a challenge fund providing grant…

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