Effective Strategies on Mainstreaming Gender in the SADC Renewable Energy Sector – Policy Brief

Mainstreaming gender in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Renewable Energy sector has the capacity to promote sustainable development and ensure that citizens who are not linked to the national electricity grids can have access to affordable power that is less polluting to the environment. Mainstreaming gender in the Renewable Energy(RE) sector is motivated by the growing global evidence which shows that the integration of gender in development projects brings more benefits for women and men.