This case study will explore the training, distribution and support model employed by LivelyHoods, highlighting the accomplishments, challenges and lessons learned along the way. The goal is to provide evidence of the vital role of women in clean energy initiatives, allowing for the prioritization of their involvement across the household clean energy value chain.
With the support of the US State Department’s wPOWer program, Solar Sister partnered with MIT’s Comprehensive Initiative on Technology Evaluation (CITE) to study last-mile customer preferences and evaluate the reach of Solar Sister’s women-centered distribution chain. MIT conducted over 600 interviews in Tanzania with both Solar Sister customers and non-customers. This report highlights the findings.
This report explores the linkages between energy access and women’s economic empowerment.
El quinto webinar de la serie de GECCO Energía para Latinoamérica tiene como objetivo plantear cuál es la importancia de la participación de las mujeres en el sector energético y las dificultades que estas enfrentan, así cómo brindar ejemplos de la región latinoamericana los cuales muestren acciones realizads, por parte de empresas y organizaciones, para que las mujeres tengan la oportunidad de participar y aportar el sector.
The insights contained in this document will help unlock the potential demand for a CES among women farmers in particular, who have been under-targeted and underserved. It will also provide best practices on how to integrate gender at all levels: individual community, and within CES organization.
Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017 presents the status of renewable energy employment, both by technology and in selected countries, over the past year.
This study aims to increase international attention on the gender equality dimensions of energy access in the run-up to Rio+20 and contribute to the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) initiative and its goal of ensuring universal access to modern energy services by 2030.
In 2015, ICRW conducted a qualitative assessment in Tanzania to better understand whether and how being a Solar Sister clean energy entrepreneur impacts women’s and men’s lives at the individual, family, and community levels.
The Alliance, in collaboration with the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), has created a set of indicators, methodologies, and tools for measuring the diverse social and economic impacts of clean and efficient cookstoves and fuels initiatives. For users of clean and efficient cookstoves and fuels, the social and economic impacts may include reductions […]
This webinar recording, “Gender indicators for the energy sector: Challenges and way forward” is part of the GECCO Energy Webinar Series.