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Key Actors in the Gender and Energy Arena
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Women in Renewable Energy Scotland (WiRES) – is a membership organisation which aims to represent, support and encourage the professional development of women working in, or aspiring to work in the renewables sector.
African Development Bank (AfDB) – is a multilateral development finance institution established to contribute to the economic development and social progress of African countries.
Asian Development Bank (ADB) – as been driven by an inspiration and dedication to improving people’s lives in Asia and the Pacific. By targeting our investments wisely, in partnership with our developing member countries and other stakeholders, we can alleviate
ESMAP is a global knowledge and technical assistance program administered by the World Bank. It provides analytical and advisory services to low- and middle-income countries to increase their know-how and institutional capacity to achieve environmentally sustainable energy solutions for poverty
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) – works to improve lives in Latin America and the Caribbean through financial and technical support for countries working to reduce poverty and inequality, and helping improve health and education, and advance infrastructure. IADB aims to
Solar Sisters (http://www.solarsister.org) – Solar Sister eradicates energy poverty by empowering women with economic opportunity. We are creating a deliberately woman-centered direct sales network to bring the breakthrough potential of clean energy technology to even the most remote communities in
Power Africa is working with African governments, the private sector, and other partners in sub-Saharan Africa to add more than 30,000 megawatts (MW) of cleaner, more efficient electricity generation capacity as well as increase electricity access by adding 60 million
is an intergovernmental organization that supports countries in their transition to a sustainable energy future, and serves as the principal platform for international cooperation, a center of excellence, and a repository of policy, technology, resource and financial knowledge on renewable
The Global Gender Office contributes towards IUCN’s vision and mission by providing innovative approaches, technical support, policy development and capacity building to a wide range of partners, ensuring gender equality is central to sustainable global environmental solutions.
ENERGIA (www.energia.org) – is an International Network of likeminded organizations and professionals, established in 1996 and currently active in 22 countries in Asia and Africa. ENERGIA believes that projects, programs and policies that explicitly address gender and energy issues have
Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves is a public-private partnership hosted by the UN Foundation to save lives, improve livelihoods, empower women, and protect the environment by creating a thriving global market for clean and efficient household cooking solutions.
The Global Gender and Climate Alliance (GGCA) – provides space for its members to effectively collaborate on gender and climate change issues. GGCA members combine organizational strengths to ensure that climate change policies, decision-making and initiatives are gender responsive. To
IAIA is a global network on best practice in the use of impact assessment for informed decision making regarding policies, programs, plans and projects
The LEDS GP was founded to advance climate-resilient low emission development through coordination, information exchange, and cooperation among programs and countries working to advance low emissions growth.
REN21 is the global renewable energy policy multi-stakeholder network that connects a wide range of key actors to facilitate knowledge exchange, policy development and joint action towards a rapid global transition to renewable energy. REN21 promotes renewable energy to meet
WECF is an international network of over 150 women’s, environmental and health organizations implementing projects in 50 countries and advocating globally for a healthy environment for all.
The Sustainable Energy for All initiative brings together top-level leadership from all sectors of society – governments, business and civil society. Working together, we can achieve a broad-based transformation of the world’s energy systems and build a more prosperous, healthier,
UNIDO is the specialized agency of the United Nations that promotes industrial development for poverty reduction, inclusive globalization and environmental sustainability
United National Framework on Climate Change’s gender and climate change work