Energy and Water Sector Reform and Development Project - GEF

Development objectives are to improve the supply of power, water and sanitation systems; to increase operational and end-use efficiency in the power and water sectors: to lessen the barriers to the development of renewable energy resources; and foster sound management of water resources. Specific objectives are: privatization of Electra; increased private participation in and financial autonomy of water operations; expansion and rehabilitation of power, water and sanitation systems in major urban centers; development of wind power capacity with private financing; promotion of solar photovoltaic and wind energy systems for decentralized use; development of a regulatory and legal framework in the power and water sectors; capacity strengthening for regulation, and promotion of energy efficiency.

Area of Evaluation: 

Mitigation

Thematic Cluster: 

Energy sector measures

Theme of Evaluation: 

Renewable Energy

Sub Cluster: 

Energy sector support

GEF Funding: 

Yes

Level of Evaluation: 

Country

Region: 

Subsaharan Africa

Type of Evaluation: 

Implementation Completion Report

Institution: 

World Bank

Evaluation Author: 

Energy Unit; Country Department AFTEG; Africa Region

Year of Evaluation: 

2009