Technology Transfer and Market Development for Small-Hydropower in Tajikistan

Project Summary

To significantly accelerate the development of small-scale hydropower (SHP) by removing barriers through enabling legal and regulatory framework, capacity building and developing sustainable delivery models, thus substantially avoiding the use of conventional biomass and fossil fuels for power and other energy needs.

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 Industry and Energy
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
6,450,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
200,000 USD
Total Cost 8,475,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
02 Nov 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
06 May 2010
Concept Approved
30 Jun 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
27 Dec 2011
Project closed