Uganda National Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Alliance

Green Banking Project

Green Banking Uganda– Capacity Building on Green Energy and Climate Finance is a training programme directed towards financial institutions and clean energy market sector players interested in scaling up lending activities to decentralised renewable energy (decentralised RE) and energy efficient (EE) technologies.
Uganda National Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Alliance (UNREEEA) is a Supporting Partner on this project.

To ensure a long lasting impact and capacity building in Uganda, the Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services (UIBFS) has been selected as the partner institute.

Project Details

Kick Off Webinar

  • Virtual live webinar
  • Introduction to the online learning journey
  • Dates will be communicated through the invitation for application and on social media

Online Training Course

  • Four modules of RENACs proven courses on RE technologies and EE measures
  • Flexible access: any time, any location
  • Compatible with a full-time job
  • Interactive learning platform and latest pedagogical resources
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Train-The-Trainer Seminar

  • Designed for providing training skills, tools and methods of the participants
  • Virtual, live or in-person training for a more personalised experience
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Partner Training Institution


  • 5-day seminar
  • In-depth trainings on technical, financial and didactic topics
  • Group work, discussions, as well as computer-based and interactive exercises

Target group:

  • Trainer with previous experiences in access to finance education, banking, clean energy or climate finance
  • Professionals who wish to enhance their financial evaluation and didactical skills in order to become a trainer in the field of green energy/climate finance

After the TtT-Seminar, participating trainers are:

  • Provided with a starter kit of slides, exercises and additional tools for trainers
  • Equipped with hard facts and soft skills to develop their individual training
  • Capacitated to undertake courses autonomously


Topics addressed include:

  • Political and legal frameworks of the energy market in Uganda
  • Characteristics of decentralised RE markets in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Technologies for small- and medium-scale renewable energy applications
  • Business models for decentralised RE technologies
  • Business plan development
  • SME Finance and loan assessment cycle
  • Project Finance / RE and EE project evaluation
  • International climate finance options
  • Accessing the Green Climate Fund

Implemented through:

  • RE and EE case studies from Uganda, Senegal and other SSA-markets
  • Live expert-led webinars to discuss specific questions