Promotion and Up-scaling of Climate-resilient, Resource Efficient Technologies in a Tropical Island Context

Project Summary

To significantly reduce the rate of electricity consumption and water usage in Seychelles among underserved communities in the residential sector

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Seychelles Energy Commission (Ministry of Environment and Energy), Development Bank of Seychelles, Public Utilities Commission, Seychelles Institute of Technology
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,770,000 USD
Co-financing Total
10,255,203 USD
GEF Agency Fees
168,150 USD
Total Cost 12,075,203.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Feb 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
02 Apr 2013
Concept Approved
02 Apr 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
28 Apr 2014
Project closed