Proparco, the private sector financing arm of Agence Française de Développement (AFD), has been working to support development in Southern countries for some 40 years. It plays a key role in AFD Group and the French cooperation mechanism: financing and support for projects led by companies and financial institutions in developing and emerging countries – from SMEs to regional banking groups, including microfinance institutions.

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Type of organisation

  • Finance Institution
  • Microfinance Institution

Rural electrification expertise

  • Finance & Investment

Off-grid system used

  • Micro/Mini-grid
  • Stand-alone

RE-technology used

  • Hydro
  • Solar PV

Based in

France

Contact

Mathilde Bord-Laurans
lnvestment Officer
Bord-lauransm@proparco.fr