10 April 2019

Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) Project Preparation Fund

Written by African Development Bank and DBSA
10 April 2019

The DBSA has created a Project Preparation Fund unit to provide project preparation funds for developing infrastructure projects. The unit was created to support the pipeline of DBSA’s financing divisions.

The DBSA project preparation funds are earmarked for projects which the DBSA’s financing divisions can include in their pipeline. The funds are intended to be used for the following;

  1. Creating an enabling environment for infrastructure projects to implemented
  2. Conducting pre-feasibility studies
  3. Conducting bankable feasibility studies
  4. Assistance with costs to reach financial close