About Energising Development
Energising Development (EnDev) is an energy access partnership currently financed by six donor countries: the Netherlands, Germany, Norway, United Kingdom, Switzerland and Sweden. EnDev promotes sustainable access to modern energy services that meet the needs of the poor - long lasting, affordable, and appreciated by users. EnDev works in 25 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Since 2005, EnDev has taken a leading role at promoting access to Sustainable Energy for All. The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) cooperates closely with the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) on the global programme level. Read more.
12 June 2017
The FOCAEP initiative boosts access to renewable energy for vulnerable populations through the installation of improved wood stoves and the development of micro-hydroelectric plants and solar systems
The World Bank’s State of Electricity Access Report 2017 was launched, with a special feature by EnDev on Results-Based Financing
30 May 2017
EnDev members from RVO, SNV, and GIZ contributed to the SEAR Special Feature “Results-Based Financing. A promising new tool for energy access”
22 May 2017
On 9-12 May 2017, the Vienna Energy Forum took place, providing a platform for debate on practical solutions to 21st century developmental challenges addressing sustainable energy
17.3 Million People with Energy Access
Since 2005 EnDev has helped
- 17.3 million people obtain sustainable access to modern energy services in Africa, Asia and Latin America. This is more than people living in Norway and Switzerland combined;
- more than 19,400 social institutions and 38,600 small enterprises benefit from sustainable access to modern energy services;
- train 40,000 stove builders, craftswomen and -men, vendors and solar technicians.