This story of change describes how an Embedded Adviser provided by Policy Development Facility Phase II supported Nigeria in issuing sovereign green bonds to help finance environmental projects to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
This story of change explains how an off-grid power supply initiative, supported by Embedded Advisers under Policy Development Facility Phase II, is creating new economic opportunities in rural Nigeria.
Policy Development Facility Phase II (PDF II) was a flexible, rapid-response facility set up to support Champions of Change in implementing economic and social policies that help reduce poverty in Nigeria. Funded with UK aid from the UK government, PDF II’s goal was to provide Champions of Change with improved capacity and evidence to help them pursue vital economic and social reforms.
As the successor to PDF, PDF II began operations on 1 April 2015 and ran for five years, ending on 31 March 2020.
This document chronicles the achievements, impacts and long-term benefits of Policy Development Facility Phase II