Our Donors

Lighting Africa is part of the World Bank Group’s contribution to Sustainable Energy for All (SEforAll). It is implemented in partnership with:

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Established in 1983, the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) is a global, multidonor technical assistance trust fund administered by the World Bank and cosponsored by 13 official bilateral donors.


And with funding from:

The Public – Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility (PPIAF) is a multi-donor technical assistance facility that is financed by 11 multilateral and bilateral donors. PPIAF is a catalyst for increasing private sector participation in emerging markets with a mission to help eliminate poverty and increase shared prosperity in developing countries by facilitating private sector involvement in infrastructure.


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The Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land, and Sea (IMELS)




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The Netherlands’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs




The Ikea Foundation