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...
Posted: Aug 24, 2017
Sector News
  The Alliance officially launched a comprehensive set of activities to promote smoke-free kitchen communities in Nepal, where household air pollution (HAP) accounts for over 18,000 premature deaths each year. The project, ‘Maximizi...
Posted: Aug 24, 2017
Sector News
  Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) shows promise as a measure for assessing cardiovascular health benefits of clean cooking interventions, according to a study published in Environmental Health. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a wel...
Posted: Aug 07, 2017
Press Release
  NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY A recent study from North Carolina State University finds that advanced wood-burning stoves designed for use in the developing world can reduce air pollution more than anticipated, because gaseous emissions f...
Posted: Jul 25, 2017
Sector News
  Since the adoption of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015, the UN annually convenes the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF). This gathering brings UN agencies, member states, business leaders, and civil societ...
Posted: Jun 27, 2017
Partner Spotlight
  As the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide, the World Food Programme (WFP) is dedicated to achieving a Zero Hunger world by 2030. Under this vision, WFP’s Safe Access to Fuel and Energy (SAFE) initiative ...
Posted: Jun 27, 2017
Alliance News
  The Alliance has released the first Call for Concepts for its new grant facility – the Humanitarian Clean Cooking Fund (HCCF).  With support from the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad), HCCF will provide two grant...
Posted: Jun 20, 2017
Press Release
  In observance of World Refugee Day, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves has announced the upcoming launch of its new grant facility the Humanitarian Clean Cooking Fund (HCCF).  With support from the Norwegian Agency for Development ...

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