BIF Pilot Projects

Lafarge Cement Zambia

Lafarge aims to address the large deficit in affordable housing for medium to low-income Zambian families and establish itself as a key provider of building solutions.

Copperbelt Energy Corporation

CEC aims to expand its biofuel production by including producers of jatropha, castor and other oil seeds into its supply chain.

Barrick Lumwana Mining

The LCD programme aims to increase the amount of goods and services procured from local mining industry suppliers, as well as training and building in-country capacity.


Building on their existing product solutions that offer off-grid portable lighting, d.Light plans to pilot a new solar product targeting low-income households based on innovative consumer-financing.