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Detail of GEF Project #1831

GEF Project ID1831
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnergy for Rural Transformation Project (APL)
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program6
PDF-B Approval Date1999-10-27
Approval Date2000-05-01
CEO Endorsement Date2001-12-11
GEF Agency Approval Date2001-12-13
Project Completion Date2009-02-28
Project StatusProject Completion
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Energy and Mineral Development
DescriptionThe project (which GEF would help co-finance) is being prepared as an WB/GEFR Strategic Partnership Adaptable Program Loan (APL) to be implemented over a ten year period through an anticipated 3 tranches. It will consist of the investment components described below and will also include significant capacity building and technical assistance.
Implementation StatusA satisfactory rating for implementation progress is based on the progress described in Development Objective and Global Objectives of the project. The implementing agencies are proceeding satisfactorily although in general more slowly than expected. Most major consultant procurements are either in-place or in final stages of procurement. Indicative Rural Electrification Master Plan is under implementation, which includes preparation of 5 PREPS within 6 months of signing.
PDF B Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
12,100,000 USD
GEF Grant
12,450,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
111,100,000 USD
Project Cost
123,550,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,520,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
12,100,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
111,100,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
123,550,000 USD
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