Project: Tonga - Energy Road Map - Donor Coordinator

Sub-Project:

Donor Coordination

Country:

Tonga

Role:

Donor Coordinator

Funding Agency:

World Bank

In-Country Agency:

Prime Minister's Office

Date:

May-2010

Duration (months):

6

Consultants:

Rob Solomon

Comments:

Donor coordinator on the Tonga Energy Road Map (TERM). Attached to the Prime Minister’s Office and working specifically on implementation issues of the Road Map. Main focus was preparing project proposals and reviewing proposals for donor funding of energy projects for World Bank, Asian Development Bank and the European Union. For EU Tonga had 2 EDF 10 projects and an Energy Facility II project. This involved working closely with the NAO and his advisor.