DRC - Green Mini-Grid Program - ESMF

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is the second biggest and fourth most populated country in Africa, which spreads over 2,345,441km² with a population of 78.7 million. Yet the DRC has one of the lowest rates of electrification in the world. Only approximately 10% of the population has access to electricity, 35% in urban areas (44% in Kinshasa) and less than 1% in rural areas. The national utility compan