March 17, 2017 | New York, USA
8:30-10:00 A.M EST
Church Center For The United Nations
777 Un Plaza
New York City, USA
The wPower Hub and the Global Alliance For Clean Cookstoves invite interested individuals to attend an official NGO CSW Parallel Event featuring a panel discussion on Empowering Women Clean Energy Entrepreneurs: The Wpower Partnership.
The event will take place during the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). This year’s CSW will address women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work. This event will showcase the work of the Partnership on Women's Entrepreneurship in Renewables (wPOWER) in using gender-informed approaches to scale access to energy and increase women’s economic empowerment through entrepreneurship and employment in the clean energy sector.
Participants will hear from practitioners who will share case studies and lessons learned, and discuss tools and resources that are used to increase women’s economic empowerment.
The event is open to the public. No RSVP or registration at CSW 61 is required.