Announcements

Seventh Cycle

In the seventh cycle applicants were invited to work on, prepare and save their summary proposals throughout the year. Official submissions online were made between 12 November 2018 and 21 February 2019, 17:00 Gulf Standard Time

Register for a guidance webinar at 14:00 GST, 11 Feb 2019 to learn more about the offer of funding, eligibility criteria, how to apply and for a live Q&A session. 

Sixth Cycle Projects Selected

The projects selected in the sixth funding cycle of the IRENA/ADFD Project Facility were announced at the Ninth Session of the IRENA Assembly on January 12, 2019. ADFD has allocated USD 31 million for projects in Guyana, Liberia and Togo that will increase energy access, improve livelihoods and advance sustainable development. Access the announcement.

Representatives from Guyana, Liberia and Togo were interviewed during the 9th Assembly on the impact of the ADFD funding for their countries.

Fifth Cycle Projects Selected

The projects selected in the fifth funding cycle of the IRENA/ADFD Project Facility were announced at the Eighth Session of the IRENA Assembly on January 13, 2018. ADFD has selected solar PV rooftop projects in Rwanda and Mauritius for funding, benefitting millions of people in low-income communities. Access the announcement and video.

Fourth Cycle Projects Selected

Four renewable energy projects in the Marshall Islands, Niger, Seychelles and the Solomon Islands were selected to receive a total of USD 44.5 million in funding from ADFD during the seventh session of the IRENA Assembly in January 2017. At the Assembly, energy ministers from the four selected countries explained how the funding will bring about a positive change in their respective countries. Access the minister interviews, announcement and video.