Project ID 263ZIM2000

The overall aim of the Joint Programme (JP) is to leverage private investments in order to support Renewable Energy (RE) projects for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Zimbabwe, namely Goals 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 13 and 17, and harnessing the cross-cutting nature of these goals to achieve the rest of the SDGs. At a national level, the JP will also contribute towards the attainment of a number of key national priorities of the Government of Zimbabwe, by working towards national goals on economic development, energy access, climate action, women and youth empowerment, and capacity development in RE for productive uses.

  • On-going

USD 930,900

Total Project Budget

USD 258,729

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.07.30
End Date 2026.03.31
Benchmark as of 2023.06.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
United Nations Development Programme
UNDP Multi Partner Trust Fund

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 4 - Advance international cooperation in science, technology and innovation Output: 4.SC5 - Institutional and human capacities in basic sciences, technology, research, innovation, and engineering enhanced to advance knowledge for sustainable development
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.IP2 - Environmental education strengthened to equip learners to address global environmental challenges
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 20%
  • 20%
  • 40%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%
  • Youth | 20%
  • Priority Africa | 100%