Expand Off-Grid Access Programs
Description/achievement of initiative

Lighting Africa will reach an additional 70 million households by 2020, with a focus on sub-regional programs and fragile states. The Bank will also support G-LEAP and launch Lighting Asia.

Implementation methodologies

Please refer to the deliverables.


Global Lighting and Energy Access Program (G-LEAP), including US Department of Energy, UN Foundation, and TERI (India)
Open to additional partners.
Deliverable Date
Expand Lighting Africa to reach 70 million households by 2020. 2020

Action Network
  • Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)
, Sector Manager, Sustainable Energy Department, vfoster@worldbank.org

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