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Detail of GEF Project #2385

GEF Project ID2385
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameFirst Regional Micro/Mini-Hydropower Capacity Development and Investment in Rural Electricity Access in Sub-Saharan Africa
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program6
Pipeline Entry Date2004-03-30
PDF-B Approval Date2004-03-30
PDF-B(Supplemental Approval Date2005-04-20
Approval Date2005-11-10
Project Cancellation Date2010-06-24
Project StatusCancelled
Executing AgencyUNDP Regional Project Coordination Unit (Cameroon) - EDM SA/AMADER/Ministry of Energy, Mali - Ministry of Energy, Democratic Republic of Copngo - Ministry of Energy, Central African Republic
DescriptionThe project aims to reinforce rural communities’ access to a decentralized quality and sufficient power production through micro hydroelectric stations, favouring local development. The project will encourage the use of electricity for production purposes, contributing to the reduction of poverty, while reducing to the minimum Greenhouse Gas, in comparison to other rural electrification options
Implementation StatusProceeding as scheduled.
PDF B Amount
325,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
18,583,968 USD
GEF Grant
19,173,968 USD
Cofinancing Total
121,335,658 USD
Project Cost
140,509,626 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,725,657 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
15,158,620 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
19,545,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
1,364,276 USD
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