At a glance
EU-AITF contributors are making a difference to infrastructure projects in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Donor funds pledged
Donor financing approved
Total investments supported
943,000 households in sub-Saharan Africa benefitting from electricity
Building digital connections with some 12,000 kilometres of internet cables installed
Safe drinking water for some 362,000 households in the region
Access to clean water and sanitation promote good hygiene and build resilience to epidemics such as COVID-19. This is what the EIB, alongside its partners, is supporting in Mwanza, as part of the Lake Victoria Water and Sanitation Programme that is committed to improve water and sanitation infrastructure in municipalities surrounding Lake Victoria in Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya. In collaboration with UN-Habitat, Agence Française de Développement (AFD), KfW and the European Commission.