Request for Proposal Provision of Renewable Electricity Services

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Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) that uses technology to challenge poverty in developing countries.

We find out what people are doing and help them to do it better. Through technology we enable poor communities to build on their skills and knowledge to produce sustainable and practical solutions- transforming their lives forever and protecting the world around them.

December 2018

RFP Ref No: PA/RWA/RFP/2019/02


Request for Proposal Provision of Renewable Electricity Services.

Practical Action is implementing a four year Renewable Energy for Refugees (RE4R) project in Rwanda. The project is led by Practical Action and UNHCR to deliver renewable energy investments in humanitarian settings, working directly with refugees and host communities using innovative approaches to the delivery of renewable energy in Kigeme, Nyabiheke and Gihembe refugee camps in Rwanda. The project will provide access to affordable and sustainable sources of renewable energy, and improve the lives of both refugees and the communities that host them. 

Practical Action is seeking proposals for the delivery of Intervention III - solar-powered community street lighting in accordance with the information and conditions provided in this RFP document.

Practical Action intends to issue contracts for the Design, Supply, Installation, and Maintenance of Solar Street Lighting in Nyabiheke, Kigeme and Gihembe Refugee Camps and Host Community.

Applications are welcome from Companies who fulfill the eligibility requirements and may include Supply, Installation, and Maintenance of Solar Street Lighting companies.

 Proposals must be delivered in written form to the RE4R Tender Committee by 25 January 2019 at 10.00 (CAT)

 You can find all details on Request for Proposal (RFP) documents on the flowing Practical action link:

Note: through email: latest 28th December 2018 at 10:00 am Kigali time, All interested companies should send  copies of ID cards for representative person during Site Visiting to be conducted, in different camps, from 7th 9th January 2019, and all given names should not be replaced after camp entrance permit request.