The government has been able to significantly reduce fiscal transfers to the electricity sector, while doubling new connections per year, halving tariffs for low-income households and making connection charges significantly more affordable…
January 31 2019
Energy Subsidy Reform Assessment Framework (ESRAF): Incidence of Price Subsidies on Households and Distributional Impact of Reform, Qualitative Methods - Good Practice Note 4
This good practice note provides those working on consumer price subsidy reforms, in particular social scientists, with hands-on, practical guidance for using certain qualitative research tools to help fully understand the distributional…
January 10 2019
ESMAP’s Annual Report 2018 represents a comprehensive summary of the breadth and reach of ESMAP’s portfolio of activities.
January 1 2019
Energy Subsidy Reform Assessment Framework (ESRAF): Assessing the Fiscal Cost of Subsidies & Fiscal Impact of Reform - Good Practice Note 2
The objective of this good practice note is to outline the ingredients of an assessment of the fiscal impacts of energy subsidies in an economy from the aggregate fiscal perspective of the government. It demonstrates the interrelations…
July 6 2018
Energy Subsidy Reform Assessment Framework (ESRAF): Assessing the Political Economy of Energy Subsidies to Support Policy Reform Operations – Good Practice Note 9
This note comes in three sections. First, the information required for political economy analysis of energy subsidy reforms is presented.
June 30 2018
Energy Subsidy Reform Assessment Framework (ESRAF): Designing Communication Campaigns for Energy Subsidy Reform – Good Practice Note 10
This note is intended for use by governments and aims to (a) advocate for the importance of communicating with citizens proactively about energy subsidy reform and (b) guide practitioners through some of the important elements of an…
June 30 2018