Enablers for the value chain of improved cooking stoves through the financial mechanism of Uniones de Crédito y Ahorro in Peru

by Judith Ibáñez Sánchez, Silvia Francioso

MicroEnergy International

Issue: 69

Journal section: Theme Articles
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Received: 2017-12-10

Accepted: 2017-12-10


This article summarises a joint initiative between MicroEnergy International and COFIDE implemented in 2015 to stimulate the market for improved cook stoves in rural areas of Peru through financial mechanisms established within the community Savings and Credit Unions (Uniones de Crédito y Ahorro, UNICAs). The article presents results achieved through the initiative, highlights the barriers encountered and lessons learned related to the key enablers for the successful adoption and distribution of such technologies.


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