June 25

Press Release: World Bank Supports Policy Reform of Ghana’s Energy Sector and Access to Clean Cooking

The World Bank today approved a $250 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA)* and a $10 million grant from the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program for a 4-year Ghana Energy Sector Recovery Program for Results (PforR). The PforR will support Ghana’s Energy Sector Recovery Programme (ESRP) to improve the financial viability of electricity distribution and increase access to clean cooking solutions.

Photo courtesy of Pruthvi Sagar A R.

Source: World Bank Group (link opens in a new window)

clean cooking, development finance, distribution, energy access