Development and Implementation of a Standards and Labeling Programme in Kenya with Replication in East Africa

Project Summary

The goal of the proposed initiative is to reduce Kenya’s (and to some extent also for the other EAC countries) energy related CO2 emissions by improving the energy efficiency of selected appliances and equipment in the residential, commercial and industrial sectors.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Trade and Industry
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
8,760,902 USD
GEF Agency Fees
235,000 USD
Total Cost 11,110,902.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Apr 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
24 May 2005
Concept Approved
12 Jun 2006
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Dec 2008
Project closed
30 Dec 2013