United NationsDepartment of Economic and Social Affairs Sustainable Development
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A Survey of International Activities in Rural Energy Access and Electrification

Publication Year: 2014 Publisher: UNDESA

Energy

Related Goals
7

Africa

Related Goals
10

Rural Development

Related Goals
2

Background

The goal of this Survey is to highlight innovative policies that have been put into effect to stimulate electrification in rural areas of poor connection, as well as to present projects and programmes, which strive to meet this rise in energy demand and to assist communities, countries, and regions in placing themselves on a trajectory to energy sector transformation.