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% 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.

The Call for Proposals targeted at Uganda (BGFA3) closed for applications on 22 June 2021.

Latest news & events

We are looking for a communications partner
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We are looking for a communications partner

Nefco, as the Facility Manager, intends to procure consulting services (“Consultant”) related to communications support, media relations and increasing local awareness of Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa and Modern Cooking Facility for ...

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Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa partners with NIRAS for project monitoring and institutional support in the project countries
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Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa partners with NIRAS for project monitoring and institutional support in the project countries

The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) programme, a multi-donor results-based financing programme for supporting the scale-up of energy access in six Sub-Saharan African countries, is progressing to its ...

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BGFA is seeking a consultant to provide training courses within off-grid energy sector in Uganda
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BGFA is seeking a consultant to provide training courses within off-grid energy sector in Uganda

Nefco, as the Facility Manager for BGFA, intends to contract a qualified organisation or a consortium of organisations (“Consultant”) for organisation and provision of training courses in Uganda in order ...

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The Nordics as pioneers in developing jobs and skills in Africa – The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa contributing to employment within the off-grid sector
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The Nordics as pioneers in developing jobs and skills in Africa – The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa contributing to employment within the off-grid sector

Tuesday 9 November 2021 15:30 – 16:30 GMT Location: Nordic Pavilion, COP26 Venue (Hall 4), Glasgow + Online streaming Organised in collaboration with Denmark and Nefco. Off-grid energy is still ...

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Current funding rounds

BGFA3 – Funding Lot #10: Up to EUR 8.3 million
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BGFA3 – Funding Lot #10: Up to EUR 8.3 million

Dates open

29/04/2021 - 22/06/2021

TYPE:

Standalone

INDICATIVE CONTRACT SIZE (€M):

€2.0M - €3.0M

# EXPECTED CONTRACTS:

2-3

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BGFA3 – Funding Lot #9: Up to EUR 6.2 million
Uganda
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Closed

BGFA3 – Funding Lot #9: Up to EUR 6.2 million

Dates open

29/04/2021 - 22/06/2021

TYPE:

Mini/micro-grid

INDICATIVE CONTRACT SIZE (€M):

€2.0M - €4.0M

# EXPECTED CONTRACTS:

2-3

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BGFA3 – Funding Lot #8: Up to EUR 6.2 million
Uganda
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Closed

BGFA3 – Funding Lot #8: Up to EUR 6.2 million

Dates open

29/04/2021 - 22/06/2021

TYPE:

Standalone

INDICATIVE CONTRACT SIZE (€M):

€1.2M - €2.5M

# EXPECTED CONTRACTS:

3-5

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For more information about the work of the BGFA in Uganda, please download the following presentations and documents.

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