Project description

Project name: Mid-term Review of the Second Phase of the EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility (EUEI-PDF)
Project description:

The Partnership Dialogue Facility (PDF) of the EU Energy Initiative (EUEI) has a two-fold mission:

  • To support developing countries in sub-Saharan Africa and elsewhere to design policies and action-oriented ….strategies… in improved energy access, with a focus on renewable energy. This is known as Service Line One. Two thirds of the funding is for this service line.
  • To cooperate with the partners of the EUEI, especially the European Commission and EU member states, and the African partners, in the implementation of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP) and other EUEI initiatives .. .This is known as Service Line Two.

The object of this mid-term review is to assess the performance of the EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility (EUEI-PDF), in its second phase since October 2009 to the present. This review complements the midterm review of the previous phase, undertaken by the same author in November 2006. The current programme runs from October 2009 until at least March 2012 . After 16 months the programme is approximately half way through its second phase.

Start date:November 2010
Duration:5 months
Funder: GIZ
Team members:Andrew Barnett (team leader)