About United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is the specialised agency of the United Nations that promotes industrial development for poverty reduction, inclusive globalisation and environmental sustainability. 

Promoting inclusive and sustainable industrial development, and increase access to reliable, affordable and clean energy is an essential part of its mandate.


The ARE-UNIDO Cooperation

Based on its Memorandum of Understanding signed by UNIDO in December 2019, ARE is leading an initiative together with its Members AMDA and Inensus to co-develop a new regulatory toolkit for decisionmakers in Africa. The new toolkit will consider ongoing developments since the first Mini-Grid Policy Toolkit was published in 2014 The aim is to present the new regulatory toolkit in the second quarter of 2020.


Project period: 

2019 - 2020


David Lecoque


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