Job details

Enhancement of the Policy, Legal and Regulatory Environment and Capacity Building for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Location

Key Expert 2: Technical Legal Adviser on policy and regulatory framework

  • Project status
  • Project duration
  • Country
  • Start date
  • Contact person
  • Future projects
  • 48 months
  • Zambia
  • Autumn 2017
  • Sara Memo
Project description

The overall objective of the project is to increase access to clean, reliable and  affordable energy and promote renewable energy production and energy efficiency in Zambia.

This is to be achieved through the following lines of action  (activities)  running in parallel:

  1. Support to public institutions to develop and/or revise the legal and regulatory framework for renewable energy and energy efficiency in  Zambia;
  2. Building capacity of both public and private organizations to  promote  and apply renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions in  Zambia;
  3. Support to a limited number of demonstration renewable energy off grid  projects in rural areas of Zambia.

This Technical Assistance (TA) contract will focus on actions (i) and (ii) as described above seeking to improve the Policy, Legal and Regulatory Framework as well as to provide Capacity Building for sector stakeholders.

Job duration

48 months

Job profile

General professional experience
At least 10 years of experience in project on policy and regulatory frameworks for renewable energy and energy efficiency 

Specific professional experience

  • Experience in complex programme management
  • Experience of EDF procedures
  • Strong knowledge of Energy Sector challenges in Zambia and in the SADC Region