Please submit your project proposal and specific request for assistance by utilising the intake form, which opens when you click on ‘Submit Your Project Information’, below. This form allows you to present details about your company, your project, the stage of development you find yourself in and what type of assistance you seek from us.

Your proposal will be evaluated on the basis of the information that you present to us. Completeness of your application will allow for a better evaluation, and we encourage you to upload additional information where that is suggested.

The intake form has been placed on a secure server specifically for the Finance Catalyst activities of RECP. All information submitted is treated confidentially. We will collect all project information in our secure database that only our team of advisors can access. Once submitted, you will receive an email from us with a unique project identifier.

You can add information to your application until the closing date mentioned below, by sending an email to, referencing your project identifier.

Every proposal is evaluated and all applicants receive feedback. You will receive a response within 4-6 weeks from submission or sooner. Qualifying projects are connected with one of our team members as a focal person. Once your project has been evaluated, we may have additional questions or may have to inform you as to why we cannot assist your project.

Proponents may re-submit their project forms for reconsideration once. The current round of applications being submitted will end on the 23rd of April 2017. Applicants submitting proposals to the Finance Catalyst should expect to receive answers regarding our support by no later than mid-May 2017.

On the 23rd of April, the system to submit applications will go through an update process and will be inaccessible. No new applications can be submitted until the 6th of May, 2017. From the 6th of May we will open a new round of applications.

Note regarding the language of the website and intake form:
The website and intake form are available in English only. At your request we will assist proponents from other language zones to overcome language-related issues. We do have French-speaking experts in our team, and we canalso engage with Portuguese-speaking experts. Our evaluation of proposals will not take into account foreign language related issues.

Remarque concernant la langue du site et du formulaire d’inscription:
Le site et le formulaire d’inscription ne sont disponibles qu’en anglais. À votre demande, nous aiderons les promoteurs de projet d’autres zones linguistiques à surmonter les problèmes liés à la langue. Nous avons des experts de la langue française dans notre équipe, et nous pouvons également coopérer avec des experts lusophones. Nos évaluations de propositions de projet ne concerneront pas les questions liées aux langues étrangères.

Observações a respeito do idioma do website e do formulário de submissão:
O website e o formulário de submissão encontram-se disponíveis somente no idioma inglês. Após solicitação, auxiliaremos clientes falantes de outros idiomas a solucionar assuntos relacionados com idiomas. Contamos com expertos falantes do idioma francês em nosso time e podemos também contar com expertos falantes do idioma português. Nossas avaliações de propostas não levarão em consideração assuntos relacionados com idiomas estrangeiros.

The RECP is a programme of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP), a partnership between the European Union and the African Union
The EU Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility (EUEI PDF) is responsible for the implementation of the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP). The EUEI PDF currently receives contributions from the European Commission, Austria, Finland, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Sweden.