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INFORSE at UN HLPF 2020 - July 7-16, 2020

INFORSE Side Event: 15 July, 2020 - 8 AM-9.30 AM, New York time

Title: Local Climate & Sustainable Energy Solutions, South Asia, East Africa, Eco-Village Development, 100% Renewables


- Program (Program pdf, 0.4 MB)
- Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE (Intro pdf, 0.8 MB)
- Alan Bigelow, Solar Cookers International (SCI pdf 2.6 MB)
- Kalyani Raj, All India Women’s Conference (AIWC pdf 2.2 MB)

Local Solutions in East Africa:
Uganda /Regional: Richard Kimbowa, UCSD & JEEP (pdf, 0.8 MB)
Tanzania/Regional Catalogue: Mary Swai, TaTEDO (pdf, 1.2 MB)
Kenya: 100% Renewable Energy in Kenya, Justus Munyoki, Suswatch (pdf, 0.6 MB)

Eco-Village Development in South Asia
Bangladesh / SDGs: Sohel Ahmed, Grameen Shakti (pdf, 3.7 MB)
India/regional: Sanjiv Nathan, INSEDA (pdf, 1.2 MB)
Nepal: Shovana Maharjan, CRT/N (pdf, 1.6 MB)
Sri Lanka: Dumindu Herath, IDEA (pdf, 1.8 MB)

Moderator: Judit Szoleczky, INFORSE.

Organised by INFORSE with Solar Cookers International (SCI), All India Women Conference (AIWC), Grameen Shakti, and with NGOs: from INSEDA, India; CRT, Nepal; IDEA, Sri Lanka; Suswatch, Kenya; UCSD & JEEP, Uganda; TaTEDO, Tanzania.

Topics: Local sustainable energy and other climate solutions: improved cookstoves & water mills, solar cookers, solar dryers, biogas, solar home systems, solar street light, organic farming, rainwater tank, composting basket. using local material, like bamboo, reuse waste). Calculate Climate Mitigation/CO2. Microcredit. Poverty Reduction. Eco-Village Development Concept: Planning with public participation. Gender/Women’s roles. 100 % renewables scenarios (e.g. Kenya).

- We are looking forward to this opportunity to present our activities, meeting you virtually and get your opinion and suggestions.

Virtual Exhibition: 7 -16 July, 2020

Title: Local Sustainable Energy and Climate Solutions in East Africa and South Asia, 100% Renewable Scenarios.

More on UN HLPF 2020:
High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development 2020 is under the Auspices of ECOSOC. The
2020 Theme is: "Accelerated action and transformative pathways: realizing the decade of action and delivery for sustainable development ".

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INFORSE Projects/Themes:

EASE-CA Project in East Africa by INFORSE-East Africa: SusWatch Kenya, UCSD and JEEP in Uganda, TaTEDO in Tanzania; INFORSE, and Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy in Denmark.

Eco-Village Development (EVD) Project by INFORSE-South Asia: INSEDA in India, Grameen Shakti in Bangladesh, IDEA in Sri Lanka, CRT-N in Nepal; INFORSE, DIB in Denmark and CANSA.

INFORSE 100% Renewable Scenarios Global, EU & National

As observer, INFORSE has been active at many United Nations Conferences of Parties - UNFCCC COPs and Rio Conferences.
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Side Event: 15 July, 2020
8 -9.30 AM, New York time
Virtual Exhibition:
7 -16 July, 2020
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INFORSE follows and influences sustainable energy issues in international negotiations.

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