energy

Strengthening Gender-Responsive Climate Action

This brief summarises good practices from the two case studies, which explored gender-mainstreaming processes undertaken in projects financially supported by the CIF and African Development Bank: a forest project in Ghana and a renewable energy initiative in Morocco. Each demonstrates numerous gender-responsive strategies for realising improved results, captured in this document towards raising wider awareness on approaches.

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Energizing Equality: Unlocking the potential of women’s participation in sub-Saharan African energy utilities

Energy utility companies in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) are powerful drivers of economic and social development. Utilities are often among the largest employers in a community and can therefore drive socially inclusive economic development and empowerment when unlocking opportunities for women. Not only is hiring women anti-discriminatory, but effectively developing women’s talent can be key in […]

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Webinar: Reaping the benefits of energy access: gender, policy, and practice

In this webinar, we’ll be joined by several speakers who will speak about their experience with gender & energy policy and practice in the context of rural development. We’ll be guided by questions such as – what must still be done at the policy level to ensure that women and girls have access to energy – and that they benefit from this access?

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AGENT (GECCO) Energía Webinar: Indicadores de género en el sector energético

El cuarto webinar de la serie GECCO Energía para Latinoamérica tiene como objetivo explorar la importancia de incluir indicadores de género en iniciativas del sector energético, la forma en la cual se construyen estos indicadores, así como compartir ejemplos sobre diferentes iniciativas regionales que se han dado a la tarea de identificar este tipo de indicadores en América Latina.

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