BGFA Uganda

The goal to reach universal access to energy is pushing Uganda to promote initiatives for access to clean, affordable and reliable energy sources as a critical factor for economic growth and poverty reduction, as well as sociocultural transformation of society. 

Uganda

Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa in Uganda

Currently, it is estimated that only 28 per cent of the Ugandans have access to electricity.

The core function of BGFA is to address this need by providing financial incentives to selected private companies, which shall offer high-quality energy services and products under sustainable and inclusive market conditions to rural and peri-urban people in Uganda.

Latest news & events

Promoting the job creation and skills development agenda in the off-grid sector in Uganda
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Promoting the job creation and skills development agenda in the off-grid sector in Uganda

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) was established in 2019 with the aim of accelerating the creation of sustainable markets for distributed and stand-alone off-grid energy services in ...

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Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa announces upcoming funding round for Uganda
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Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa announces upcoming funding round for Uganda

At a Steering Committee meeting of the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) related to the Uganda Country Programme, Denmark and Sweden gave the green light to launch BGFA’s ...

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NEFCO welcomes Denmark as a new contributor to the multi-donor BGFA programme
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NEFCO welcomes Denmark as a new contributor to the multi-donor BGFA programme

Denmark is joining the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) initiative as regards a planned expansion to Uganda. The initial Danish contribution, through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is DKK 37.5 million (EUR 5 million) over ...

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Stakeholders Engagement Workshop Webinar in Uganda
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Stakeholders Engagement Workshop Webinar in Uganda
Date: 15/12/2020 - 17/12/2020
location: Kampala, Uganda

Following BGFA’s recent expansion into Burkina Faso, Liberia, Mozambique and another financing round in Zambia, the programme will be investing EUR 18 million of Swedish and Danish contributions in the ...

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