Efficient, Clean Cooking and Heating Program
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Benefits and Costs of Cookstove Options for Household Air Po...

The use of solid fuels for cooking causes serious household air pollution (HAP).  2.9 million people died globally in 2015 from harmful exposure to PM2.5 emissions from cooking with solid fuels accord...

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Guatemala Country Action Plan for Clean Cookstoves and Fuels

Following the stakeholder workshop organized in Guatemala in July 2013 to discuss the analysis of the market for clean cookstoves in the country, the Global Alliance initiated the preparation of the C...

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Final Report: Outlook for Clean Cooking in Central America b...

The number of people dependent on solid fuels in Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua has been rising steadily, even though the fraction of population without access to clean cooking has declined. This p...

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Improved cookstoves in Central America: health impacts and u...

This discussion brief summarizes a desk study carried out by Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) and commissioned by the World Bank. The study distils recent research linking cleaner cookstoves to h...

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Cooking with Electricity in Africa - A Technical Note

This technical note draws attention that with the shift from biomass to electricity it is important to shift the framework of assessment. There needs to be a change of assessment from the predominantl...

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Burning Opportunity: Clean Household Energy for Health, Sust...

There is a global consensus and an ever-growing body of evidence that expanding access to clean household energy for cooking, heating and lighting is key to achieving a range of global priorities, suc...

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DISCUSSION

In your view, what is the most pressing challenge today in c...

We'd love to hear from you! Is it:   Lack of ownership/leadership from client country Lack of internal support at my organization Lack of resources in general towards this issue Lack of knowledge/busi...

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Market Research in the Clean Cooking Sector: Tools & Tips

This guide is an initiative of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, a public-private partnership with a mission to save lives, improve livelihoods, empower women, and protect the environment by c...

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