- Program Environment
- Program Area Transforming Development Finance
- Grant Amount $15,000
- Grant Period January 1, 2019–April 30, 2021
- Location Sugar Land, TX, United States
- Geographic Focus Africa, World
About this grant
The Vasudha Foundation undertakes research and analysis that will be used to inform and shift international financial institution investments in the energy sector. The grantee focuses on developing alternative models for renewable energy financing that can provide new pathways for international investments. With this grant increase, the grantee will continue to monitor the African Development Bank and the World Bank Group’s financing for energy infrastructure to developing countries. In particular, the grantee will focus on building collaboration between African countries and India, related to renewable energy investments and off-grid energy access solutions for Africa. The Vasudha Foundation will also collect data on such energy investments and delve deeper into some of the issues that will arise from the data collected.