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4th International Off-Grid Lighting Conference and Exhibition at Dubai

October 26, 2015 to October 29, 2015
The 4th International Off-Grid Lighting Conference and Exhibition is the premier event for the rapidly growing off-grid solar lighting and services industry. This year it will be co-organized by the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) and the World Bank Group, in Dubai, UAE, on October 26-29, 2015.For more information, visit: http://conference2015.gogla.org/See More
May 21, 2015
GOGLA's blog post was featured

UN and GOGLA Report Outlines Ways to Achieve Clean, Sustainable Off-grid Lighting for Africa

New Publication Highlights Effective Policies to Accelerate  Cost-Effective, Healthy SolutionsCreating favourable conditions for modern solar lighting markets can provide a low-cost solution to reducing carbon emissions, indoor air pollution and health risks, while bringing electricity to an estimated 600 million people in Africa who lack access to the power grid, says new report by United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).The report, entitled Developing Effective Off-Grid Lighting Policy -…See More
May 20, 2015
Evan Mills commented on GOGLA's blog post UN and GOGLA Report Outlines Ways to Achieve Clean, Sustainable Off-grid Lighting for Africa
"Congratulations!  Nice to see this out. $100/kWh would actually be more like 1000 times what grid-connected people pay for power.  This really helps underscore how alternatives to fuel-based lighting can be part of the poverty-alleviation…"
May 20, 2015
GOGLA posted a blog post

UN and GOGLA Report Outlines Ways to Achieve Clean, Sustainable Off-grid Lighting for Africa

New Publication Highlights Effective Policies to Accelerate  Cost-Effective, Healthy SolutionsCreating favourable conditions for modern solar lighting markets can provide a low-cost solution to reducing carbon emissions, indoor air pollution and health risks, while bringing electricity to an estimated 600 million people in Africa who lack access to the power grid, says new report by United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).The report, entitled Developing Effective Off-Grid Lighting Policy -…See More
May 20, 2015
GOGLA was featured
May 7, 2015
GOGLA's blog post was featured

Key Off-Grid Lighting Stakeholders Gather at the Premier Industry Event from 26th to 29th October 2015

by Koen PetersThe off-grid lighting and energy sector has seen some exciting improvements over the past two years. In recent years the market has grown very fast (in some years over 100%). Growth is estimated to remain at 55% per year for the next years, and the market over the long term is valued at $50 billion. The technology behind it is also improving rapidly. The industry players are multiplying and diversifying, while companies become more sophisticated and professional, focusing on…See More
May 7, 2015
GOGLA posted an event
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4th International Off-Grid Lighting Conference and Exhibition at Dubai

October 26, 2015 to October 29, 2015
The 4th International Off-Grid Lighting Conference and Exhibition is the premier event for the rapidly growing off-grid solar lighting and services industry. This year it will be co-organized by the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) and the World Bank Group, in Dubai, UAE, on October 26-29, 2015.For more information, visit: http://conference2015.gogla.org/See More
May 7, 2015
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GOGLA is hiring a Head of Public Affairs

We are extending our team with a Head of Public Affairs position. Please find more information here. Deadline for applications is January 5, starting point would be March 2015.If you have further questions, please contact us at info@gogla.orgSee More
Nov 28, 2014
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Second Off-Grid Energy Access Investor Conference at Bloomberg Auditorium

December 17, 2014 from 1pm to 7:30pm
GOGLA, in cooperation with Bloomberg New Energy Finance, Quadia and SolarAid, is organizing a Second Off-Grid Energy Access Investor Conference on December 17, 2014, in London.  At the conference will be introduced first-hand insights into the investment potential of a market currently experiencing a very rapid growth.For more information, please visit our…See More
Nov 13, 2014
GOGLA added a discussion to the group Job Notices
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GOGLA is seeking senior communication consultant

To strengthen our communication, marketing and advocacy work, GOGLA is seeking a senior communication consultant. Please find more information on our website or contact Johanna at j.diecker@gogla.orgSee More
Nov 11, 2014
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Nov 10, 2014
GOGLA was featured
Nov 7, 2014
GOGLA posted a blog post

GOGLA seeks senior communication consultant

we are looking for an experienced communication consultant that can strategically support our advocacy, marketing and communication work in the next months. Starting as soon as possible.For more information on the scope of work and qualifications sought, please see http://global-off-grid-lighting-association.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Communicaion-Consultant-ToR.pdfPlease…See More
Nov 7, 2014
Evan Mills commented on GOGLA's blog post Creating an Impact in a US$ 50 Billion Future Market - GOGLA Launches Investment and Finance Study for Off-Grid Lighting
"It would be interesting to compare the findings of this study with two other recent ones in this same general domain: here and here."
Jul 9, 2014
Yotam Ariel commented on GOGLA's blog post Creating an Impact in a US$ 50 Billion Future Market - GOGLA Launches Investment and Finance Study for Off-Grid Lighting
"Very nice! Thank you for sharing this!"
Jul 9, 2014
GOGLA's blog post was featured

Creating an Impact in a US$ 50 Billion Future Market - GOGLA Launches Investment and Finance Study for Off-Grid Lighting

At the first investor conference of its kind, the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) launched the Investment and Finance Study for Off-Grid Lighting on July 7, 2014 at Credit Suisse’s St. Peter Forum in Zurich. The study reviews the market for solar off-grid lighting products and concludes that improved financing can promote industry growth. The study was prepared in collaboration with A.T. Kearney, sponsored by the GIZ and supported by Quadia, Solar Energy Foundation, and…See More
Jul 9, 2014

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Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) has been established to act as the industry advocate with a focus on small and medium enterprises. It is a neutral, independent, not-for-profit association created to promote lighting solutions that benefit society and businesses in developing and emerging markets. GOGLA will support industry in the market penetration of clean, quality alternative lighting systems.

Formed in 2012 as public-private initiative, GOGLA was conceived out of the joint World Bank/IFC effort to provide a sustainable exit strategy for Lighting Africa initiative.

The association welcomes the participation of all stakeholders within the off-grid lighting sector.

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UN and GOGLA Report Outlines Ways to Achieve Clean, Sustainable Off-grid Lighting for Africa

Posted on May 20, 2015 at 1:57am 2 Comments

New Publication Highlights Effective Policies to Accelerate

 Cost-Effective, Healthy Solutions

Creating favourable conditions for modern solar lighting markets can provide a low-cost solution to reducing carbon emissions, indoor air pollution and health risks, while bringing electricity to an estimated 600 million people in Africa who lack access to the power grid, says new report by United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

The report, entitled…

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Key Off-Grid Lighting Stakeholders Gather at the Premier Industry Event from 26th to 29th October 2015

Posted on May 7, 2015 at 9:10am 0 Comments

by Koen Peters

The off-grid lighting and energy sector has seen some exciting improvements over the past two years. In recent years the market has grown very fast (in some years over 100%). Growth is estimated to remain at 55% per year for the next years, and the market over the long term is valued at $50 billion. The technology behind it is also improving rapidly. The industry players are multiplying and diversifying, while companies become more…

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GOGLA seeks senior communication consultant

Posted on November 7, 2014 at 12:03am 0 Comments

we are looking for an experienced communication consultant that can strategically support our advocacy, marketing and communication work in the next months. Starting as soon as possible.





For more information on the scope of work and qualifications sought, please see… Continue

Creating an Impact in a US$ 50 Billion Future Market - GOGLA Launches Investment and Finance Study for Off-Grid Lighting

Posted on July 9, 2014 at 3:12am 2 Comments

At the first investor conference of its kind, the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) launched the Investment and Finance Study for Off-Grid Lighting on July 7, 2014 at Credit Suisse’s St. Peter Forum in Zurich. The study reviews the market for solar off-grid lighting products and concludes that improved financing can promote industry growth. The study was prepared in collaboration with A.T. Kearney, sponsored by the GIZ and supported by Quadia, Solar Energy Foundation, and…

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