Just some 40 km away from the military conflict zone in Eastern Ukraine, more than 60,000 inhabitants will benefit from improved safety as a result of updated street lighting and installed traffic lights.
Accelerating the Green Transition
NEFCO finances exclusively environmental and climate-related projects. We focus on small and medium-sized projects with demonstration value and scale-up possibilities to make them bankable. The positive environmental impact is what drives us forward.
Our focus areas
Since 1990, NEFCO has been financing small and medium-sized environmental projects in a cost-efficient way
Number of projects that have been or are being financed
New projects agreed in 2019
Total sum of funds managed
Schools and hospitals renovated in Ukraine
New green recovery financing supports the scale-up of small and medium-sized companies
To help Nordic green businesses go ahead with their plans to scale up on global markets despite the economic consequences of the pandemic, NEFCO is launching fast-track green recovery financing for Nordic small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
BGFA First Call for Proposals receives strong response in Burkina Faso, Liberia and Zambia
The Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) received 84 applications for the Pre-Qualification stage under its first Call for Proposals (BGFA1) in Burkina Faso, Liberia and Zambia. Out of these, 79 applications have passed the initial completeness check and are now about to enter the evaluation and scoring process done by independent evaluators.
Energy-efficient street lighting improves safety in the city of Rubizhne
Just some 40 km away from the military conflict zone in Eastern Ukraine, more than 60,000 inhabitants of the city of Rubizhne, including people who have been displaced due to the conflict, will benefit from a recently completed street lighting project financed by NEFCO.