Gender Just Climate Solutions

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  •   Description of the project: This project develops a locally organized safe waste disposal system for used cooking oil, transformed in biodiesel. It creates employment for women who have been victims of gender violence, and contributes to the reduction of water pollution and CO2 emissions. Otro Tiempo’s objective is to empower women economically and socially. In 2015, the association had 130 clients, and 3 full time women employees. It forecasts read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: Spain
    Type of Solution: Technical
    National Archaeological Museum of Spain, 13, Calle de Serrano, Recoletos, Salamanca, Madrid, Área metropolitana de Madrid y Corredor del Henares, Community of Madrid, 28001, Spain
  • Description of the project: The project trains indigenous young women to install solar photovoltaic systems for indoor lighting in tribal homes of the forest area of Wayanad – India. RASTA cooperates with the Barefoot College women of Rajasthan to train young women from a tribal community on installing and operating photovoltaic lamps. After the training, the young women conduct installations in their community, and motivate the community to contribute with read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: India
    Type of Solution: Technical
    Jamb, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
  • Description of the project: The project enables access to safe & sustainable sanitation to women and their families, school children and rail passengers. Women suffer disproportionately from lack of sanitation. Bioloo improves their security and dignity by providing gender- sensitive and climate-friendly affordable toilet systems. Banka Bioloo is a social enterprise founded by a woman, Manita Banka. She has implemented Bioloos in 2000 schools/households and 2000 trains; thus benefitting over read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: India
    Type of Solution: Technical
    Jamb, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
  • Description of the project: The project is a gender responsive green energy project which focuses on providing low cost solar electricity to grassroots communities. It is based on south-south technology transfer by women organizations with capacity building on environmental conservation and alternative income generating activities. It improves community livelihood with 98 solar electrified households direct beneficiaries, and 500 inhabitants through improved revenues. It empowers women through trainings and active participation. read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: Cameroon
    Type of Solution: Technical
    Tignère, Faro-et-Déo, Adamawa, Cameroon
  • Description: The village Ait Baamrane, bordering the Sahara Desert, can no longer rely on well-water as it was depleted by overuse, poor management, and increasing droughts. This fog water harvesting project is based on technology inspired by ancestral knowledge on dew and fog collecting. It provides potable water to over 400 people. Reduced labour burden for women enables them to create income generating activities. DSH Water School also provides beneficiary read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: Morocco
    Type of Solution: Technical
    Oulad Khallouf, caïdat de Essahrij, cercle de El Attaouia, Province d'El Kelâat Es-Sraghna إقليم قلعة السراغنة, Marrakech-Safi, Morocco