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

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 46347-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8328
Approval Date 22 Feb 2013
Geographical Location Afghanistan
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)


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