In this WiAP webinar “The Power of Positive Leadership” participants will learn insights, views, and tips about positive leadership.
This research is focussed on the gendered use of energy in the street food sector in Rwanda, Senegal and South Africa. ENERGIA explores the links between use of modern energy services (MESs) and empowerment of men and women in the street food sector.
This policy briefing draws on the findings of a discussion paper examining South Africa and Rwanda’s efforts to include women in the renewable energy (RE) sector.
“The gender and energy nexus in urban settings” is the fourth in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
The main objective of this study is to contribute to the formulation of a gender-aware energy policy, which could help to overcome gender-inequality in national energy policy by developing and defining the main characteristics of gender-aware nation al energy policy and analyzing under which conditions such a policy can be realized.
This webinar recording, “Embracing diversity: Increasing girls’ and young women’s interest in STEM and the energy sector” is part of the GECCO Energy Webinar Series.
The Kuyasa CDM pilot project involves retrofitting over 2,300 low-cost homes in the district of Khayelitsha, Cape Town, South Africa, with solar water heaters, ceiling insulation, and energy efficiency lighting. The government of South Africa has ambitious plans for the construction of low-cost housing to help alleviate the country’s acute housing shortage. Around 2.4 million […]
This book of case studies represents a collaborative effort to explore the potential of biofuels to provide sustainable livelihoods and local sources of energy for people in rural areas of developing countries, with a special emphasis on women. Although there are many forms of bio-energy that can be useful in this regard, our focus in […]