“A trillion-dollar investment need is also a trillion-dollar investment opportunity” K. Yumkella.
Adequate financing is needed to achieve SE4All objectives. SE4All partners work together to unlock the private and public funds necessary for this scope. The SE4All Africa Hub collaborates with financing facilities, funds and initiatives inside and outside AfDB to facilitate the access to the financing opportunities. The Hub directly works with the ACTC and SEFA below, and is preparing briefs on partners' financing opportunities.
The Africa Climate Change Centre (ACTC) is a Global Environment Fund (GEF) project to support Sub Saharan African member countries in scaling-up the deployment of low-carbon and climate resilient technologies for climate change mitigation and adaptation.
The project is implemented by the AfDB and its mitigation efforts, supported by the SE4All Initiative.
The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) is a USD 95 million multi-donor facility funded by the governments of Denmark, Italy, United Kingdom and the United States. It supports the sustainable energy agenda in Africa through project preparation grants, enabling environment technical assistance and equity.