Population Size: 67.5 million
Income Per Capita: USD 220
Electricity Access Rate: Urban 39%, Rural 3%
Initial consultations carried out with the Government to agree on Lighting Africa engagement in DRC (2013).
Integration of a US$ 1.5 million component for off-grid lighting activities into the existing IDA-financed Regional and Domestic Power Markets Development Project (2014).
Procurement of goods and consultant services for a pilot distribution activity equipping social institutions with off-grid lighting products in/around Kinshasa province (2015 start date).
Procurement for consultant services for the execution of thematic analytic work and market assessments (2015 start date).