Gender Equality for an Inclusive Energy Transition

12 January 2019 | Articles

The global energy landscape is witnessing a rapid and wide-ranging change driven by an unprecedented growth of renewables. Adopting a gender perspective to renewables development is important to ensure that women’s skills and views are part of the growing industry.


  • Accelerated renewables deployment can reduce harmful air pollution
  • Current NDCs leave renewable potential untapped
  • Decarbonising is a win-win scenario
  • Low-carbon solutions combined with smart ICT solutions can reduce transport emissions
  • Renewables are vital to ending energy poverty
  • Renewables can power urban transport