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  • Gender and Energy: Opportunities for All 

    Pueyo, Ana; Maestre, Mar (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    The global drive to provide universal access to sustainable and modern energy by 2030 is creating numerous opportunities for energy users and suppliers. However, men and women do not benefit equally from these opportunities. ...
  • Notes on Contributors: Gender and Energy: Opportunities for All 

    Pueyo, Ana (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    This is the notes of contributors from IDS Bulletin 51.1, 'Gender and Energy: Opportunities for All'.
  • Introduction: Gender and Energy – Opportunities for All 

    Pueyo, Ana (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    The global drive to provide universal access to sustainable and modern energy by 2030 is creating numerous opportunities for energy users and suppliers. However, men and women do not benefit equally from these opportunities. ...
  • Global Trends Impacting Gender Equality in Energy Access 

    Pearl-Martinez, Rebecca (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    Achieving a just and equitable transition to a sustainable energy system will rest on efforts to address gender inequality. Women in developing countries are impacted by energy poverty in far greater numbers than men, and ...
  • Strengthening the Women’s Entrepreneurship Ecosystem within the Energy Sector 

    Shankar, Anita; B. Elam, Amanda; Glinski, Allie (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    As women are increasingly engaged in clean energy value chains globally, it is crucial to understand what business models, practices, and enabling conditions can support the dual goals of scaling energy access and empowering ...
  • Gender and Entrepreneurship in the Renewable Energy Sector of Rwanda 

    Barron, Manuel; Philip Clarke, Rowan; B. Elam, Amanda; A. Klege, Rebecca; Shankar, Anita; Visser, Martine (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    Until recently, women have not been seen as having the potential for entrepreneurial success. Yet women’s engagement in the energy sector could substantially improve energy access for those most underserved. This article ...
  • Promoting Women’s Entrepreneurship in Distribution of Energy Technologies: Lessons from ENERGIA’s WEE Programme 

    Dutta, Soma (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    In the energy access space, women’s entrepreneurship has gained momentum in the last few years. ENERGIA, International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy, has been implementing the Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) ...
  • ENERGIA’s Gender and Energy Research Programme: Findings and Experience from Research for Policy 

    Kooijman-van Dijk, Annemarije (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    It has long been understood that energy is a key contributing input to reaching development goals, but little is known about the extent to which energy supply benefits men and women equally, and how interventions could ...
  • Glossary: Gender and Energy – Opportunities for All 

    Pueyo, Ana (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-02-11)
    This is the glossary for IDS Bulletin 51.1, 'Gender and Energy: Opportunities for All'.