At a Glance
|Start Date||Q1 2018|
|Approved Budget||USD 1 118 000|
The Project is implemented by Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development. The project is funded by the Government of the Netherlands.
The main objective is accelerating consumer and market access to solar home systems (SHS) including small enterprise energy solutions for low-income, urban households in Mbarara and Gulu, two secondary cities of Uganda, by designing a suitable solution (which could take form of a financial mechanism).
There are 3 outputs that the project aims to achieve.
Output 1: Market Assessment and gender analysis – identifying barriers and opportunities, local market conditions, service providers, and local training needs as required;
Output 2: Design, validate and finalize a set of solutions to address the market challenges ensuring a gender inclusive approach and equal opportunities;
Output 3: Implementation of (demonstrate) the appropriate solution for enhanced access to SHS in secondary cities Uganda
News • October 4, 2018
Conference on implementation of Viet Nam urban green growth development plan to 2030 and Circular of Urban Green Growth Indicators
Ho Chi Minh City, September 27-28 – The Ministry of Construction (MOC) – the Government of Viet Nam in collaboration with the Global Green Growth Institute co-hosted a “Conference on implementation of the Viet Nam urban green growth development plan to 2030 and Circular on Urban Green Growth Indicators”, under the series of events in Northern, […]
News • September 24, 2019
On September 18, 2019, the Global Green Growth Institute Uganda Country Program joined Divine Bamboo Group Limited and the rest of the world to celebrate the World Bamboo Day in Luweero District at Degeya Bamboo Nursery. The event was joined by several organizations and individuals interested in the Bamboo value chain uptake, including students from […]
News • June 14, 2019
Burkina Faso Minister of Environment ,Green Economy and Climate Change conduct GCF study tour in Kigali, Rwanda
Burkina Faso is aware of the importance of green growth development which is fundamental to supporting the transition and increasing opportunities. The Government has highlighted several obstacles related to (i) limited technical capacity of actors at all levels; (ii) the lack of sustainable and appropriate financial mechanisms to support the transition to green growth; and […]