Established in 2009, Carbon Africa Limited is an advisory company focused on climate change and clean technology. It aims to catalyze climate action in Africa by providing policy, programme and project advisory services to public and private actors.
On the broader level, the company seeks to support governments in the implementation of the UNFCCC Paris Agreement on climate change, as well as improving the enabling environment for African clean-tech projects through policy and regulatory advisory services. On the climate action level, the focus of the advisory firm is on providing a number of essential services to multilateral organizations, development agencies, financing institutions and the private sector to ensure implementation on the ground.
Presence and expertise
Carbon Africa is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, with representation in Ethiopia, Mozambique, Rwanda and the Netherlands. The company has in-depth knowledge of local markets and regulatory environments which is leveraged in order to better inform global policy developments.
This strong foundation coupled with the technical and financial expertise of more than 20 multi-national and multi-disciplinary professionals helps ensure the development and implementation of clean technology projects in Africa through climate finance instruments.
Complementary to the firm’s in-house capacity Carbon Africa through its extended global network regularly collaborates with companies and individuals to ensure the highest level of service provision.