Working towards the overarching twin objectives of achieving universal energy access by 2030 and advancing decarbonization in support of international commitments on climate change, consistent with the World Bank’s mission of ending…
May 14 2020
ESMAP/The World Bank present the Gender Equality in the Energy Sector Calendar (2020-21) to raise awareness on key gender-equality issues in the energy sector.
March 3 2020
This reports elucidates the role of financial innovation in the off-grid solar sector and provides a roadmap for practitioners, financiers, and entrepreneurs navigating capital raises for companies active in the sector.
February 25 2020
Energy Vulnerability in Female-headed Households: Findings from the Listening to Citizens of Uzbekistan Survey
The analysis focuses on: challenges that female-headed households (FHHs) face in accessing reliable electricity and heating services; struggle to pay for utilities in relation to male-headed households; and how often FHHs use coping…
February 4 2020
This assessment was the first point of engagement for potential members of the professional regional network for women practitioners in the power and energy sectors in South Asia (WePOWER).
January 1 2020