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The Invisible Women in Energy

The Invisible Women in Energy

 As the world looks to address issues of gender equity, development and climate change, the importance of increasing the participation of women in the energy sector is gaining attention. To date, this topic has generally been framed around the underrepresentation of women in the energy workforce. But this ignores an important reality: millions of women […]

UN Women Initiative To Advance Role Of Women In Energy

UN Women Initiative To Advance Role Of Women In Energy

As the need to increase access to sustainable energy in Africa grows, the United Nations Environment Assembly in collaboration with UN Women, the African Union Commission and other partners has launched an initiative to give women a more active role in the development of sustainable and affordable energy on the continent. The Africa Women Energy […]

South Africa: Energy Hosts 2016 Women in Energy Business Summit, 6 to 7 Sept

South Africa: Energy Hosts 2016 Women in Energy Business Summit, 6 to 7 Sept

The Department of Energy will host the Women in Energy Business Summit on 6 to 7 September 2016 at the Birchwood Hotel, Boksburg. The Summit aims to empower women with information on business opportunities, funding sources and enterprise development opportunities in the energy sector. The knowledge gained from the Summit is also intended to motivate […]