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.
7 August 2020
Learn more about the impact of COVID-19 on the off-grid energy access sector from the most global and inclusive survey yet!
Launch of the Smart Communities Coalition Innovation Fund (SCCIF) for energy access in refugee settlements
21 July 2020
How to enable the private sector to a meaningfully engage in humanitarian settings? The SCCIF seeks to advance the model of public-private co-design and co-implementation of energy access programs.
21.3 Million People with Energy Access
Since 2005 EnDev has helped
- 21.3 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 21,150 social institutions and 46,200 small and medium enterprises benefit from sustainable access to modern energy services;
- train 40,500 stove builders, craftswomen and -men, vendors and solar technicians.