Power Africa Toolbox

The Tools & Resources to Unlock the Power of sub-Saharan Africa

The Power Africa Toolbox mobilizes 160 different tools to unlock obstacles facing private sector power deals in sub-Saharan Africa. 

In the Power Africa Partners Toolbox you will find resources from 12 U.S. government agencies engaged in Power Africa and 16 international development partners that include The World Bank Group, the African Development Bank, the Development Bank of South Africa, the International Development Corporation of South Africa, the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), the Governments of Israel, Sweden, Norway, France, UK, EU, and Japan, and strategic partners including the UN’s Sustainable Energy for All initiative, the International Renewable Energy Association, and the African Union’s New Partnership for African Development agency. Visit our partner's page to learn more.


The Power Africa Toolbox provides a comprehensive view of the tools and resources Power Africa uses to drive deals and facilitate investment. These tools fall into six major categories:

Transaction Assistance


Policy / Regulatory Design & Reform

Capacity Building

Legal Assistance

Informational Resources

Power Africa’s network of regional and in-country Transaction Advisors utilize the Power Africa Toolbox to provide technical assistance and transactional support to governments, developers, investors and other stakeholders. Power Africa Transaction Advisors are experts in bringing energy sector deals that demonstrate commercial, financial, technical and social viability to financial close.


Last updated: February 27, 2018

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