Sustainable Energy Access to Manage Water Resources: Addressing the Energy-water Nexus

Project Summary

To catalyze market-based integration of renewable energy and energy efficiency (sustainable energy) technologies in water resource management

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Cabo Verde
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Economy and Employment-Direction of Energy; Ministry of Agriculture and Environment ; ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE); Centre for Renewable Energy and Industrial Maintenance (CERMI), National Agency for Water and Sanitation (ANAS)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
45,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,781,484 USD
Co-financing Total
14,949,551 USD
GEF Agency Fees
169,241 USD
Total Cost 16,776,035.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
03 Apr 2017
Preparation Grant Approved
05 Jul 2017
Concept Approved
05 Jul 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
26 Nov 2018
Project closed