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Pushing the limits of gender in the energy space through a Regional Policy

October 26, 2015 | By

On 5 June 2015, the fifteen (15) countries of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), represented by the energy ministries, adopted the first-ever regional policy on gender-responsive energy development. The ECOWAS Policy for Gender Mainstreaming in Energy Access is an innovation from West Africa as it is the first time that these two cross-cutting, essential factors… Read More »