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December 2015
UN Women, UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative

Africa has enormous potential for clean energy, given its ample resources of hydro, solar, wind and geothermal power. However, current highly centralized energy systems often benefit the rich and bypass the poor.

October 2014
UN Women

The World Survey on the Role of Women in Development is a UN Secretary-General report mandated by the Second Committee of the General Assembly and comes out every five years.

January 2013
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), UN Women

This guidance note provides a brief overview of issues related to gender equality, women’s empowerment and sustainable energy.