Technical assistance
Solar power. N/A  N/A



Promotion of the rational use of energy products to facilitate rapid access of populations to lighting (Lighting Africa)

Country : Burkina Faso
Client : SNV Burkina Faso
Start Date : 2020-05
Completion Date : 2020-09
Value of services : 27 959 EUR
Funder : World Bank .
Associate/Partner : N/A
Description :
One component of the Lighting Africa programme, initiated by the International Finance Corporation and the World Bank, and implemented by the Ministry of Energy in Burkina Faso, aims to distribute 25,000 solar lamps in 400 schools in Burkina Faso, with the aim of stimulating the development of the diffusion of certified solar lamps. A first part of the activities was carried out in 2017 with the distribution of 16,300 lamps via a solar library concept. This project concerns the seconde phase of the activity, with the additional distribution of 8,300 lamps in 161 schools. The SNV is in charge of the implementation of this component, and IED provides for the SNV the monitoring evaluation of the activity.
Description of the Actual Services Provided Specifically, as part of the evaluation follow-up, IED will perform:
• Support in the distribution phase of lamps for the training of school principals in lamp tracking tools
• Setting up a call centre to collect quarterly monitoring indicators on the management, functionality of lamps and their use by students
• Conducting a case study in 3 schools
• Collecting follow-up data from the 400 schools and establishing a final follow-up evaluation report.