Burkina Faso - Etude d’Électrification Rurale

Project Summary

Approval Date 17 Apr 2002
Signature Date 28 May 2002
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2008
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 2008
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Power
DAC Sector Code 23630
Environmental Category 2
Commitment U.A 847,540.08
Status Completion

Project General Description

This project concerns the Rural Electrification Study in Burkina Faso. This study focuses on two main phases, namely: (A) Diagnosis and Analysis of ER Development Options and (B) Definition of an ER Program. The first phase consists of: (i) the diagnosis which relates to: a) energy context of the country, with the characterization of the electrical sub-sector and more particularly that of the rural electrification; (b) rural electrification market, with the characterization of consumers, economic operators and the financial system; c) analysis of previous ER experiences; and (ii) analysis of rural electrification development options that addresses the development of proposals on critical aspects for the sustainability of the ER program. The second phase relates to: (i) definition of an optimized program of ER for the period 2003-2014 and its phasage, the elaboration of the ODA, which includes the preparation of the documents necessary for the execution (iii) presentation of the results of the phase studies.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Directorate General of Energy
Direction Générale de l'Energie


IATI identifier 46002-P-BF-FA0-002
Last Update 04 Dec 2022


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Geographic Location

Country Burkina Faso
Coordinates Location Name
12.5 -1.66667 Burkina Faso