Finnish company HealthFOX uses digital solutions to bring health care to underserved people in rural South Africa.
Accelerating the green transition
Our task is to accelerate the shift to green. We do this by financing the initial scale-up of Nordic environmental and climate-friendly solutions in international markets. We are ready to take financial risks if there is a green upside.
Nefco Green Recovery Programme for Ukraine
Nefco has been financing green projects since 1990
Number of projects that have been or are being financed
New projects agreed in 2021
Total sum of funds managed at the end of 2021
More than 650 Nordic SMEs have received financing for internationalisation
The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa programme signs its first projects with off-grid energy service companies in Uganda
The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) programme has signed its first agreements in Uganda to support the expansion and scale-up of high-quality solar home systems. They will enable the establishment of up to 370,000 high-quality energy service connections and benefit 1.8 million people.
Green reconstruction in Ukraine: Collaboration, capacity building and transparency on all levels highlighted at Nefco’s Finance Day event at COP27
On Finance Day at the UN Climate Change Conference COP27 in Egypt, representatives of the Ukraine Government and civil society, and the international finance institutions EBRD and Nefco convened at the Nordic Pavilion to discuss the need for a green recovery in Ukraine.
Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa welcomes Norway as the latest contributor to the multi-donor programme
Norway is joining the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) programme with €19m to support its expansion and activities in all current project countries. The contribution, which will enable technical assistance and support the creation of local institutional capacity building, is expected to benefit more than 2 million people.