Resource Pack 'Mainstreaming Gender in Energy Projects'
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Who are we?
ENERGIA's goal is to contribute to the empowerment of women -both rural and urban- through a specific focus on energy.
ENERGIA is the international network on gender and sustainable energy, founded in 1996. We work in Africa and Asia through and with our regional and national gender and energy networks. We work from the contention that projects, programmes and policies that explicitly address gender and energy issues will result in better outcomes, in terms of the sustainability of energy services as well as the human development opportunities available to women and men.
Gender equality, women's rights and access to energy services: An inspiration paper in the run-up to Rio+20 by Katrine DanielsenFriday, 20 April 2012
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...
Women leaders across the 47 Kenyan counties have resolved to mobilize their counterparts in the grassroots to lobby for greater inclusion in processes that promote sustainable development in the country.
Opening statement delivered by the Executive Director of UN Women Michelle Bachelet at the Rural Women, Climate Change and Access to EnergyCSW Side Event, Monday 5 March 2012.
2012 is the UN International Year of Sustainable Energy for All. The UN Secretary General will launch a goal of Sustainable Energy for all by 2030 at Rio+20. This could be a turning point for the 3 billion energy poor, as governments,...
For the past one year ENERGIA has been providing technical support to Hivos on their gender mainstreaming strategy for the Africa Biogas Partnership Programme. One of the targets agreed to was increase the number of female mason and biogas company...
Watch ENERGIA's video 'Gender in Energy Projects: Stories of Change'
Watch the SCODE video on gender mainstreaming its improved cook stove programme