Energy for the Poor: A king's legacy
April 2015 issue of the OFID Quarterly
OFID and its Energy for the Poor Initiative
Learn more about OFID's role in helping eradicate energy poverty
Energy: The Key for Sustainable Development
Selected statements of OFID Director-General Suleiman J Al-Herbish
previous pause next

OiER Secretary-General Kari Aina Eik and OFID Director-General Suleiman J Al-Herbish

OFID extends grant to fight energy poverty in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana

OFID has extended a grant to help finance a solar lighting initiative for off-grid, rural communities in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana. The project represents OFID’s first cooperation with the Vienna-based Organization for International Economic Relations (OiER), which is acting as the vehicle for the grant.

» Read more

News & Events
Banco Regional Paraguay logo

OFID extends trade finance loan to Paraguayan commercial bank

OFID has signed an US$25m trade finance term loan with Banco Regional S.A.E.C.A.(Banco Regional), Paraguay. The funds will be made available for the financing of imports and exports of a wide variety of products, mostly in the agricultural area.

» Read more

El Salvador agriculture

OFID extends first-ever trade finance loan to El Salvador

OFID has signed a US$10m loan with Banco Hipotecario, El Salvador. The loan represents the first of its kind in the Central American country. The funds are primarily intended to increase access to credit for international trade operations of SMEs and agribusinesses. 

» Read more


Give us your feedback Minimize
Let us know what you think of our redesigned website - your feedback will help us continue to improve 

Director General's Statements Minimize
Country Profiles





Featured Videos

In Bolivia: The Caranavi -Trinidad Electricity Transmission Project

In Sudan: The Upper Atbara Dam Complex Project