Este primer webinar de la serie de AGENT Energía para Latinoamérica 2018 tiene como objetivo dar a conocer las soluciones de cocinas mejoradas que se están dando en la región para reducir el humo a lo interno de las casas y hacer un uso más eficiente de la leña.
“Energy efficiency as a means to improve women’s lives” is the third in the AGENT Energy series of webinars.
Two CDM projects are helping to deploy an additional 20,000 biogas digesters in households across Nepal. This is accelerating the implementation of the Biogas Support Programme of the Nepalese Government, which otherwise uses a mix of national finance and donor aid. The digesters are sold at a subsidised rate to low-income rural households to enhance […]
The Efficient Fuel Wood Stoves for Nigeria Project involves the distribution of around 12,500 efficient wood-burning stoves (‘SAVE80’) and heat-retaining polypropylene boxes to replace inefficient traditional fireplaces in the Guinea Savannah Zone, Nigeria. The SAVE80 wood stove system is up to 80 % more efficient in its use of wood compared to traditional fireplaces, leading […]
The Bagepalli CDM Biogas Project involves the construction of approximately 5,500 two-cubic-metre capacity biogas digesters in households in the area (“Taluk”) of Bagepalli and other nearby Taluks in the Kolar District, Karnataka, India. The digesters, which utilise the dung of household cows, produce methane gas from the anaerobic breakdown of organic waste. The resulting methane […]
The issue of women and access to modern energy services is real. A focus on energy and women’s health is critical for reducing child mortality and improving maternal health in a tangible, scalable, and sustainable way. One of the many ways we can meet our global target of providing universal access to energy is transitioning […]
This guide aims to educate the funding community about the importance of and need for funding women’s grassroots efforts to combat climate change. It includes information describing how women are disproportionately affected by climate change and their relative lack of voice in climate change related decision making. It also provides guidelines on how to connect donors with climate change women’s initiatives and the impact such funds can have at the local, regional and global level.