Three rural electrification options are analysed showing the cost optimal conditions for a sustainable energy development applying renewable energy sources in Africa.
Capacity4dev.eu interviewed Jose Correia Nunes for a 'Voices & Views', Explaining the New Guidelines for Budget Support. He gave an interesting and comprehensive interview, covering various aspects of
The joint evaluation has covered 7 years (2003-2009) and 32 budget support operations (GBS and SBS, all development partners including the Commission).
The executive summary (7 pages) is attached and the full report is available on internet under:
N.B: For the preparatory seminars, registrations are closed.
The Second Call for Proposals of the Energy Facility with a budget of EUR 55 million has just been launched!
The deadline for submission of Concept Notes and Full Applications is on 03/06/2013 at 16:00 hours CET.
On 13 October 2011, the European Commission has adopted a new Communication on The Future Approach to EU Budget Support to Third Countries aimed at modernizing the approach of budget support.
A group to discuss and support the pragmatic and gradual introduction of a "political economy" approach in EC Development Cooperation.
The group is about three main topics: poverty reduction through productive activities; trade capacity-building and energy and environment.
Green Paper on the future of EU budget support
Enhancing democracy and fighting poverty: European Commission commits to further support civil society in partner countries