by rosette.komuhangi@gtz.de, john.kuteesakwe@gtz.de Philippe Simonis


Issue: 58

Journal section: General Articles
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Received: 2010-09-07


This article gives a contextual overview of how women’s energy needs are not prioritised in the traditional approach of energy policy development. It describes how GTZ-PREEEP’s (Promotion of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programme) intervention of disseminating the rocket mud stoves has been designed to some extent to avert this problem allowing for the advantages of the stove to directly improve the wellbeing of rural women in Uganda.

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