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  • When energy means the difference between life and death

    11/09/2018

    © Hivos / Feri Latief When energy means the difference between life and death September 11, 2018 Blog post by Merit Hindriks, Communications Officer Green & Inclusive Energy program While giving birth to my first child, a series of complications required the quick intervention of an array of doctors and medical equipment. Thanks to their […]

  • Stirring up the energy debate in Malawi

    04/09/2018

    Stirring up the energy debate in Malawi September 4, 2018 A journalist who is “fueling” clean energy conversations Simple energy technologies can save lives and trees when made available, James Chavula writes. The Malawian journalist, supported by Hivos’ Green and Inclusive Energy Program, is on a mission to shake up the energy debate in his […]

  • Why we need decentralised renewable energy to power the world

    16/07/2018

    © Hivos Why we need decentralised renewable energy to power the world July 16, 2018 By Eco Matser, Global Coordinator Climate, Energy and Development, 16 July 2018 As the energy sector is going through a transformation, there is a growing consensus that sustainable and renewable energy is a catalyst for the achievement of most other SDGs. By […]

  • Hivos at the High-Level Political Forum 2018, New York

    06/07/2018

    Hivos at the High-Level Political Forum 2018, New York July 6, 2018 The UN High-Level Political Forum 2018 will set the stage for the first official review of SDG7 on access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. Next to the official review process and a high-level segment including Voluntary National Reviews and […]

  • SEforALL Forum 2018: Making a Case for Eradicating Energy Poverty

    10/06/2018

    SEforALL SEforALL Forum 2018: Making a Case for Eradicating Energy Poverty June 10, 2018 By Watmore Makokoba Renewable energy is not only about curbing global warming but more so, a means to end energy poverty. This was the rude awakening ignited in the recent Sustainable Energy for All Forum convened in Portugal, Lisbon. According to […]

  • A Year of Progress for Decentralised Renewable Energy

    14/05/2018

    A Year of Progress for Decentralised Renewable Energy May 14, 2018 In the past year, Hivos has made significant progress in the path toward universal energy access and decentralised renewable energy. We are now proud to share the major results from our Green and Inclusive Energy Programme. Two advocacy battles won Taking stock of several […]