Multinational - Songwe River Basin Development Programme: Public Private Partnership (PPP) Transaction Advisory Services for Lower Songwe Dam and Hyropower Plant (HPP) Project


Project Summary

Approval Date 16 May 2018
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2020
Last Disbursement Planned Date 03 Jun 2021
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Water Supply & Sanitation
DAC Sector Code 14010
Commitment U.A 365,868.83
Status Cancelled

Project General Description

The present Public Private Partnership (PPP) Transaction Advisory Services for Lower Songwe Dam and Hyropower Plant (HPP) Project is part of the Songwe River Basin Development Programme. The project will be implemented over a period of twenty four (24) months. The Project part to be financed by NEPAD - Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility Special Fund (NEPAD-IPPF Special Fund) includes the following: Provision of Technical Expertise (Hydropower, Water Resources Management, Environmental and Social) to the PPP Transaction Advisors Team to undertake comprehensive review and update of existing studies and analyses, completion of due diligence and PPP transaction plan; development of transaction documents and support during bidding process.

Project Objectives

The principal objectives of this project are: (i) Provision of PPP Transaction Advisory Services within the framework of the structuring and negotiation to set up the Lower Songwe Dam and Hydro Power Plant under Phase III of the Songwe River Basin Development Programme and (ii) capacity building in favour of government officials on the structuring and negotiation of commercial transactions with private partners in the energy sector.

Beneficiaries

The project will be benefit the Governments of The Republic of Malawi and The United Republic of Tanzania.

Participating Organization

Funding
NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility
Implementing
GOVERNMENT OF MALAWI

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-Z1-EAZ-055
Last Update 27 Sep 2020

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Contact Details

Name CHIRWA Mtchera Johannes
Email m.chirwa@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Multinational