“Energy efficiency as a means to improve women’s lives” is the third in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
“Understanding Power Project Finance” is the third in the WiAP webinar series.
“Gender Implications for Energy Infrastructure” is the second in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
AGENT provides an array of support for national, regional and global environmental activities to advance women’s empowerment and gender equality. AGENT’s support is designed to complement existing or emerging USAID environmental efforts. AGENT broadens the reach of technical support, builds evidence for gender integration throughout environmental sectors, fills critical information gaps, and develops targeted resources […]
In WiAP’s second webinar, “Designing Bankable Energy Projects”, participants were introduced to the IRENA Project Navigator, an online platform providing comprehensive, easily accessible and practical tools and guidance to assist in the development of bankable energy projects.
When stakeholders take gender considerations into account, renewable energy infrastructure projects have the potential to reduce gender disparities in neighboring or impacted communities, as well as increase access to resources and economic opportunities for women and men.
First in a series of briefs, this provides an overview of the role of women in the formal energy sector. It presents evidence that women’s equal participation in the sector will result in measurable benefits, including increased returns on investments and stronger development outcomes. Advancing Gender in the Environment (AGENT) Thematic Energy Brief Series The […]
With the approval of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s Gender Action Plan at COP23, Lorena Aguilar and Ambassador reflect on the importance of the milestone decision on integrating gender throughout the UNFCCC in this op-ed published by the Thomson Reuters Foundation.
This assessment aims to identify and understand the degree to which gender considerations are addressed in the three types of documents prepared as part of the SEforALL country action process: rapid assessment and gap analyses (RAGAs), action agendas (AAs) and investment prospectuses (IPs). Findings offer insights into the ways governments recognize gender considerations in the […]
“Energizing Equality” is the first in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.