South Asia Cooperation Project on Sustainable Energy
From March 2005 to January 31 2008,
the organisations of INFORSE-South Asia cooperated on a joint project
of NGOs to incorporate sustainable energy into their work for poverty
INSEDA and AIWC from India, IDEA from Sri Lanka, CRT from Nepal, and Grameen
Shakti from Bangladesh.
was supported by:
The Danish Small Grant Facility for NGOs’ development projects; it involved
the Danish Organisation for Sustainable Energy (OVE) and the Danish International
Settlement Service (DIB).
The project focused on training in practical solutions with new training materials
in English and in the four national languages; seminars for NGOs in the four
countries; an additional focus on NGO involvement in national policies and
strategies; and strengthening of the INFORSE network in the region.
The project lasted almost 3 years. It started with an inception
meeting at the end of March 2005 in Sri Lanka.
Contact the project partner in your country. If you are outside the region,
contact INSEDA or OVE. Their contact information can be found in the INFORSE
Situation in South Asia
(Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka)
on Solution Using Sustainable Energy to Reduce Poverty
Successes and Good Practices for Poverty Reduction