This investment was made under a previous strategy. We disclose information on all our current investments, but narrative information on our pre-2012 investments, when we introduced a new strategy, may be limited.
Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.
- Africa, East Africa
We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people. For funds, the sectors listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Fund manager:
- Frontier Investment Management
- Start date
For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.
For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.
For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e
- August 2011
For direct investments, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the business or project (it may be a combination of equity and debt).
For funds, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the fund.
This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.
Investments made by this fund
|Investment name||Country||Region||Sector||Start date||Status|
Lubilia Kawembe Hydro Ltd
Lubilia Kawembe Hydro Ltd. is a special purpose vehicle established with the sole purpose of developing and implementing the Lubilia Hydro Power Project. The Lubilia project is a 5.4 MW hydropower plant utilizing the hydropower potential of the river Lubilia.
|Uganda||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||June 2013||Active|
Akiira One Geothermal Company Ltd
Akiira One Geothermal Company Limited is a special purpose vehicle established with the sole purpose of developing and implementing the Akiira geothermal power project. The Akiira project is a 35 MW geothermal project that utilises the geothermal resources in the Kenyan part of the Rift Valley.
|Kenya||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||September 2013||Active|
Elgon Hydro Siti (PVT) Ltd
Elgon Hydro Siti (PVT) Ltd. is a special purpose vehicle established with the sole purpose of developing and implementing the Siti I and II Hydro Power Project. The Siti I project is a 5 MW project utilizing the hydropower potential of the river Siti.
|Uganda||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||September 2013||Active|
Nyamagasani II HPP Ltd
The Nyamagasani 2 Hydro Power Project intends to utilise the hydro potential of the river Nyamagasani to produce a generating capacity of approximately 7 MW.
|Uganda||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||November 2013||Active|
Rwaza Hydro Power Ltd
The project, located in the Musanze District, is developing a 2.6MW run-of-river hydro power plant.
|Rwanda||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||February 2016||Active|
Kiwira Energy Ltd
The Kiwira Hydro Power Project consist of 8 sites on the Kiwira River and tributaries in Mbeya Region in South Western Tanzania. The rivers system runs through a valley around Mt. Rungwe into Lake Nayasa.
|Tanzania||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||August 2016||Active|
Momba Hydropower Ltd
The Momba Hydro Power Project is located at Yala Falls on Saesi River in Momba District, South-Western Tanzania. The Saesi River is a tributary to Momba River, which flows into Lake Rukwa.
|Tanzania||Africa, East Africa||Infrastructure||December 2016||Active|