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New funded project fact sheets 

Learn more about new funded projects from the 5th Call for Proposals. Download fact sheets.
 

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Photos from the 6th Call for Proposals Workshops and trainings are available on the EEP Flickr. Please check the albums.

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EEP Mekong Phase II

Funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, EEP Mekong has started its second four-year phase in November 2014 and will be running until 2018. Based on lessons learnt so far, the new phase of the programme aims to increase its impact and effectiveness by narrowing its focus on increasing and improving access of rural population to sustainable and affordable energy services and products in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. The Result-Based Financing Scheme and Human Right-Based Approach are strategically integrated into the Programme and Projects implementation. EEP Mekong collaborates with government partners in five countries. EEP Mekong Regional Coordination Unit is based in Vientiane, Lao PDR. See EEP Mekong government partners.

Highlights

  • CfP6 Concept Notes indicate increase in project cooperation between Mekong countries and Finland

    The 6th Call for Proposal announced on 30th May 2016 was closed on 16th August 2016. The EEP Mekong Regional Coordination Unit (RCU) received 36 Concept Notes showing a total project value of 162,088,625 Euro, and a requested funding volume of 16,361,044 Euro, which is 10.1% of the overall project value. The country distribution of submitted Concept Notes shows that the highest number was received from Thailand (10 CNs), followed by Vietnam and Myanmar from which nine Concept Notes have been received. The list below shows the country wise distribution of Concept Notes received. 

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  • Training on Concept Note Preparation for Project Developers from Vietnam

    RCU in cooperation with the EEP-Mekong programme partner, the Science, Technology and Energy Efficiency Department, General Directorate of Energy, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Vietnam, EEP Mekong Regional Coordination Unit (RCU), trained project developers from Vietnam in preparation of Concept Notes. The training programme was conducted in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on 13th and 14th July 2016 respectively with the objective to support project developers from Vietnam in preparing Concept Notes of improved quality for the 6th CfP. The training programme was conducted by Mr. Cosme de Arana, Business Support and Capacity Building Expert from EEP Mekong RCU,

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  • EEP Mekong pledges about 2.4 million euros for new clean energy projects in the region

      EEP Mekong Programme supports the implementation of six new clean energy projects in the Mekong Region, with a total grant of about 2.4 million euros. The combined value of the projects is about 20.5 million euros.   After launching the Call for Proposals in July 2015, EEP Mekong Programme’s received 71 concept notes. The majority was from Vietnam (24), followed by Thailand (13), Cambodia (11), Lao PDR (10) and Myanmar (9). Four Concept Notes aimed at implementing projects at regional level.

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