Plenary: Clean Cookstoves and Fuels: Delivering Benefits for Health, Gender, Livelihoods, and the Environment

Keynote Speech Grant Shapps, Minister of State, UK Department for International Development Moderator Wanjira Mathai, Director, wPOWER hub at the Wangari Maathai Institute Panelists Ms. Nana Kofi Abuna V, Chief and Queen Mother of Essipon Traditional Area Md. Tajul Islam, MP and Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources, Bangladesh […]

Plenary: Driving Investment in the Clean Cooking Sector

Introduction Brian Smith, Chief Operating Officer, Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves Keynote Speaker Steven van Weede, Director of Capital Advisory Services, Enclude Panelists Jeroen Blüm, Managing Director, BIX Fund Gemma May, Adviser, International Energy Partnerships Sustainable Energy Team, Department for International Development (DfID), UK Godfrey Mwindaare, West Africa Director, Acumen Sam Parker, Director, Shell Foundation […]

Closing Plenary: Wrap Up and Reflections

Please join us for an informal round table discussion and closing session with a diverse group of Alliance partners. Speakers will reflect on the week’s events, sharing their thoughts, surprises, and insights with the broader audience.  This interactive plenary is designed to help participants better appreciate the diversity of views and interests among the various […]

Alliance Welcome: Opening Plenary and State of the Sector

Emcee Anita Erskine, Television Presenter and Communications Entrepreneur, Ghana Introduction Nicholas Manu, CookClean Ltd., Board Chairman, Ghana Alliance for Clean Cookstoves Brian Smith, Chief Operating Officer, Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves Pamela Abdulai, Ghana Girl Guides Keynote Speakers Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, Minister of Petroleum, Ghana, Republic of Ghana Special Presentation Radha Muthiah, CEO, Global Alliance […]