An ambitious new road map released last week lays out how Power Africa, the U.S. government initiative to increase access to electricity in Africa, will achieve its targets by 2030. Here's a look what Power Africa has achieved and the path the road map paves ahead.

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  • Adva Saldinger

    Adva Saldinger is an Associate Editor at Devex, where she covers the intersection of business and international development, as well as U.S. foreign aid policy. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, Adva explores the role the private sector and private capital play in development. A journalist with more than 10 years of experience, she has worked at several newspapers in the U.S. and lived in both Ghana and South Africa.