Lighting Global

Category: Transaction Assistance
Sub-Categories: Market Research, Technical Assistance
User: Private Sector
Donors: Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA), International Finance Corporation (IFC), World Bank (WB)
Donor Countries: Multi-donor
Description:

Focused exclusively on off-grid solar. Supports market development by working with private companies to lower first-mover risk and mobilize private sector investment through market intelligence, quality assurance, business support services and consumer education. While IFC primarily supports manufacturers and distributors, they work with companies throughout the value chain

Locations: Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
On- or Off-Grid: Off-Grid
Geography:

Select countries in Asia and Sub Saharan Africa

Eligibility:

One or more of client company's products must meet the Lighting Global Quality Standards, and the company must pass IFC's due diligence screening.

Contact information:

Russell Sturm, Head rsturm@ifc.org

For more information: https://www.lightingglobal.org/
Last updated: February 18, 2018

Last updated: April 01, 2020