46347-001: Supporting the Inter-Ministerial Commission for Energy
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
It is estimated that nearly $5 billion of grant assistance and private sector investments will go into the Afghanistan energy sector during 2013-2015. Although the government has taken charge of strategic and operational planning in the energy sector and donor coordination to harmonize investment plans since 2002, there remains a critical need to institutionalize ICE and ensure its sustainability. The TA will help bridge this gap. In addition, the TA will assist in (i) institutionalizing the ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8328
|Approval Date||22 Feb 2013|
Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy sector development and institutional reform
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
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