Posted: Jan 18, 2018
Sector News
  The United Nations sets out an inspiring ambition in Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5:  Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls This bold goal is supported by targets and indicators that help define what it means in ...
Posted: Jan 16, 2018
Press Release
  Geneva, Switzerland, 15 January 2018. Gold Standard has launched a new Gender Equality Framework within its standard ‘Gold Standard for the Global Goals’ to enable developers and funders of climate protection projects to quantify,...
Posted: Jan 04, 2018
Sector News
  A new study has found that replacing traditional cookstoves that burn wood and kerosene with clean-burning ethanol cookstoves can have a positive impact on birth outcomes, further evidence of the link between clean cooking and improved health...
Posted: Dec 20, 2017
Sector News
  Over 140 people from 20 countries joined the fourth annual Safe Access to Fuel and Energy (SAFE) Humanitarian Workshop – a global event bringing together key stakeholders from the humanitarian, private, and public sector to learn best p...
Posted: Dec 18, 2017
Alliance News
    COOKING -- A DANGEROUS ACTIVITY FOR MILLIONS OF WOMEN by UN Foundation on Exposure
Posted: Nov 21, 2017
Sector News
  Inefficient combustion of biomass in traditional cookstoves has detrimental climate and environment impacts regionally and globally. However, despite national-level efforts to promote switching to cleaner fuels, there has been a lack of rigor...
Posted: Nov 17, 2017
Sector News
  The evidence is robust and compelling: exposure to household air pollution (HAP) is responsible for a staggering number of preventable illnesses and deaths each year. According to the most recent estimates published in The Lancet in 2017, app...
Posted: Nov 15, 2017
Press Release
Sustainable Energy for All has launched the People-Centered Accelerator, a voluntary partnership-led initiative that aims to advance social inclusion, gender equality and women’s empowerment in sustainable energy. The Accelerator, supported by ...
Posted: Nov 06, 2017
Sector News
  Household air pollution led to 2.6 million premature deaths in 2016, with women and children facing highest risk of exposure. A new brief developed by USAID with support from the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves brings together research r...
Posted: Oct 26, 2017
Press Release
  Over the past decade, research has shown a dramatic drop in the amount of household air pollution coming from inside Delhi. Since 2007, the contribution of household air pollution to ambient air pollution ha...
Posted: Oct 11, 2017
Partner News
  Since 2012, the United Nations has celebrated October 11 as International Day of the Girl to address the needs and challenges girls face in their everyday lives, while promoting the empowerment and fulfillment of their human rights. Today, th...
Posted: Sep 28, 2017
Sector News
  In partnership with UNFCCC and UNIDO the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves co-hosted the first in a series of south-south workshops that will provide critical tools to help countries meet their Paris Climate Agreement commitments through c...
Posted: Sep 21, 2017
Sector News
  Reduction levels varied by stove type, with more advanced stoves suggesting greatest potential for climate benefits. Use of cleaner, more efficient cookstoves can significantly reduce emissions of the short-lived climate pollutant black car...
Posted: Aug 29, 2017
Sector News
  This story was originally published by National Geographic By Michelle Nijhuis Photographs by Lynn Johnson On Easter Sunday morning, in the small town of San Antonio Aguas Calientes in central Guatemala, Elbia Pérez and he...
Posted: Aug 26, 2017
Sector News
  With 80% of its population still cooking with solid fuels and inefficient cookstoves, Ghana’s government is taking new steps to better understand the health impacts of household air pollution (HAP). The Alliance, in partnership with Be...

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