Sneak Peek to Market Insights from 2018 Call

EEP Africa received a total of 530 applications in the 14th Call for Proposals (CfP14) in 2018. The applications represent a wide variety of project types, technologies and geographical areas and amounted to a cumulative project value of EUR 1 billion. This far exceeded expectations and is five times the average number of applications received […]

Welcome to the Next Knowledge Exchange Forum!

EEP Africa will host its 8th Knowledge Exchange Forum on Thursday, March 28, at the Sandton Hilton in Johannesburg, South Africa. The EEP Africa Knowledge Exchange Forum (KEF) is a dynamic event for project developers and other key players in the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector to discuss key topics in the field, share […]

Join us for CfP15 Q&A Sessions

The EEP Coordination Office is organizing two opportunities for potential applicants to meet our team and ask questions about EEP Africa and the gender-themed call (CfP15) that is currently open. On 5 March you can meet us face-to-face in Nairobi On 12 March you can join us online for a Webinar Before joining either event, […]

EEP Africa to Open a Gender-themed Call for Proposals!

Save the Date! EEP Africa is excited to open a new gender-themed Call for Proposals on 20 February 2019. The deadline for submitting applications is 2 April 2019 at 13:00 Helsinki time (GMT+3). See the details below or download as a pdf . Check back here for the full guidelines once the call is open. This call […]

EEP Africa has a new look!

Last year the Energy and Environment Partnership covering Southern and East Africa transitioned into a multi-donor trust fund. The EEP Africa Trust Fund is hosted by the Nordic Development Fund (NDF), with funding currently from Austria, Finland and NDF. This new chapter combines a proven model for delivering results with an evolution of the facility. […]

EEP and AECF bring together investors and renewable energy businesses

PRESS RELEASE  11th December 2018, Nairobi, Kenya – The Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) and the Energy and Environment Partnership Trust Fund (EEP Africa) are hosting an investor forum that brings together financiers and companies from across the world to find investment opportunities in renewable energy businesses operating in Africa. The forum is an investor to […]

NDF publication: Spurring climate innovation through challenge funds

Nordic Development Fund (NDF) launched a new publication on the role of challenge funds in spurring climate innovation at COP24 in Katowice, Poland, on Tuesday 11 December in an NDF-organised side event at the Nordic Pavilion. NDF’s publication Spurring climate innovation through challenge funds explores innovation spurred by two challenge funds that are managed by NDF, EEP Africa […]

EEP Africa Trust Fund enters full operational mode

29 projects, representing EUR 14 million in requested funding, were approved by the EEP Investment Committee during a week which also featured the first meeting of the EEP Supervisory Board. The EEP Investment Committee, consisting of representatives from theMinistry forForeign Affairs of Finland(MFA),Nordic Development Fund(NDF), andAustrian Development Agency(ADA), convened on 13 November in Pretoria to […]