PISCCA: Income generation project for women and youth groups by using low cost efficient green charcoal ovens.

Posted 4 months ago
On 11th September, 2017 NGSEN signed a grant agreement with the French Embassy in Tanzania under the PISCCA program (PISCCA No. 2015 -9 – 8) to implement a one-year project on Income Generation for Women and Youth Groups by Using Low Cost Efficient Green Charcoal Ovens and Improved Charcoal Stoves and promotion of Green Charcoal Briquettes in Muheza District. The implementers of this are Muheza District Council, Tanzania Gender and Sustainable Energy Network (TANGSEN) formerly known as National Gender and Sustainable Energy Network (NGSEN) and the Tanzania Traditional Energy Development Organisation (TaTEDO).

The project is aimed to build capacity in baking by using low cost efficient green charcoal ovens to youth and women based in urban and peri-urban areas of Muheza district. Moreover, the project is intended to increase income-earning opportunities to youth and women entrepreneurs by establishing small bakeries and selling stoves, ovens and briquettes.
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Sustainable Partnership-Energy (Green and Inclusive energy program)

Posted 8 months ago

Aim of this project is to meet energy needs of women and men for their daily activities and livelihoods by transitioning to renewable energy systems that create economic opportunities (especially for women) and reduce the effects of climate change this is because energy lies at the heart of human progress.


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Unlocking Benefits of Electrification to Women (UBEW)

Posted 8 months ago
Unlocking Benefits of Electrification to Women (UBEW) project is implemented under the Development Partnership between GIZ Employment for Sustainable Development in Africa (E4D) and JUMEME rural power supply limited. UBEW is a pilot project implemented in Bwisya village in Ukara Island, Ukerewe district in Mwanza region. The project aims at promoting equal employment benefits for women and men from JUMEME electrification project.
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