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UK aid from the British people

Solar Nigeria Programme [GB-1-203674]

Department for International Development

To improve the welfare outcomes of the currently underserved communities in Lagos state and Northern Nigeria by making a significant financial contribution towards the solar power electrification of public institutions, such as schools and hospitals. The intervention is expected to, by year 2020, ensure improved welfare outcomes for more than 2.8 million people using domestic solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, with 190,000 school pupils and 4.7 million clinic patients benefiting from public institutions with PV systems, create more than 3000 jobs and ensure greater effectiveness of DFID's other health and educational sector intervention in Nigeria.

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Implementing Organisation(s) More information about implementing organisation(s)
  • IBRD (HSBC) C/O THE WORLD BANK
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