Promoting the Central Role of Women in Clean Energy Entrepreneurship
May 2017 Edition
Launch of the Strategic Business Plan 2017 - 2020 for Kenya
Practical Action (East Africa Office) launched the Strategic Business Plan 2017 -2020 , that will guide their work in the country.
Practical Action’s 2030 ambition is to transform the way technology is used to improve the lives of people living in, or vulnerable, to poverty and their strategic business plan reflects how they will begin this journey in Kenya and East Africa.
Energy 4 Impact creates access to energy for 15 million people across 5 countries in Africa. The growth of these enterprises have enabled the creation of over 9,000 jobs and avoided about 12 million tonnes of CO2 Read more...
Can Strong Partnerships Circumvent the Challenges of Bringing Clean Energy to Sub-Saharan African Households? Read more...
Registration for the Clean Cooking Forum in India (24th -26th Oct) is now open. Registerhere.
The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves is soliciting applications for Spark+ Year 1: Investment Readiness Program. The Spark Fund was established to support clean cooking businesses with pre-investment grant capital. Clickhere to apply.
Winrock International is hosting an event for the USAID-funded Developing a Sustainable Cookstove Sector (DSCS) Project (2012-2017) on Thursday, July 13, 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. Clickhere for more information.
The Global Challenge Foundation launched their Global Challenges Prize 2017: A New Shape, to find new models of global cooperation. It will award US$5 million in prizes for the best ideas that re-envision global governance for the 21st century. Clickhereto apply.
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About the Partnership on Women's Entrepreneurship in Renewables (wPOWER)
Partnership on Women's Entrepreneurship in Renewables (wPOWER) was established by the U.S Department of Statein January 2013. wPOWER is promoting the central role of women in clean energy entrepreneurship, and in addressing climate change.