This case study highlights the various ways in which LaGeo—a geothermal energy utility in El Salvador—developed strategies throughout its corporate mission and operations to adhere to national laws on gender equality and national development goals, resulting in environmental, social, and women’s empowerment outcomes, as well as positive impacts on business outcomes.
Este documento presenta un panorama general del papel de las mujeres en el sector energético formal. Demuestra que la participación equitativa de las mujeres en el sector redundará en bene cios mensurables, incluyendo mayores rendimientos de las inversiones y mejores resultados de desarrollo.
This framework provides utilities with global best practices and practical resources to identify gaps, define objectives and establish a road map for sustained progress in integrating gender equity throughout their operations and corporate structures.
“Gender Implications for Energy Infrastructure” is the second in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
Sustainable development and poverty elimination efforts require a global partnership between the public and private sectors. The ethics and practice of Corporate Social Responsibility affirm that enterprises are accountable for their impact on all relevant stakeholders. Corporate Social Responsibility will help to protect environmental and social rights of women and men.