Green Innovation and Development Centre

McKnight (2014 - 2015)

Project Title: Towards Inclusive and Alternative power development in Vietnam

Objective of the project:

  • To strengthen the linkages and cooperation between the Energy Alliance and interested civil society and affected community groups to effectively engage in energy policy development processes.
  • To enhance multi-stakeholder dialogue and public debate on demand side management and sustainable energy solutions as alternatives to the plan for new coal fired power and hydropower developments in the PDP VII.


  • Independent analysis of alternatives to the PDP VII.
  • Capacity building and linking of civil society and community groups (CSOs).
  • Media coverage and public awareness raising to enhance public demand for reform.
  • Multi-stakeholder dialogues on energy issues, challenges, and alternatives to the PDP VII.

Project duration: 24 months from January, 2014 to December, 2015

The project is implemented under the sponsorship of McKnight Foundation