Information is power: data is key to closing gender gaps in energy access in Kenya

Gender-specific data, especially detailed information on how women and men use financial resources, is needed to improve interventions geared to closing the gender gap in energy access, the African Development Bank said during a recent webinar on strengthening gender mainstreaming in Kenya’s energy sector. The Bank has been engaging policy makers in Rwanda, Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania through the release of a series of gender and energy country briefs. The briefs provide recommendations to government policymakers and other stakeholders to […]

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Strengthening Gender Mainstreaming in Kenya’s energy sector

What: Webinar – Strengthening Gender Mainstreaming in Kenya’s energy sector Who: African Development Bank, Climate Investment Funds and ENERGIA When: Thursday 25 February, 14:00-15:30 (GMT+3) Where: Virtual REGISTRATION here https://afdb.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_KUt9vvXvSLWEAHFP3orUSQ The African Development Bank, ENERGIA (International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy) and the Climate Investment Funds developed the Gender and Sustainable Energy Kenya brief in November 2020. According to the brief, Kenya shows great progress in integrating gender into energy policies and programs. However, there is further need for […]

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