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SAFE: Protecting Women and the Environment in the Great Lakes Region of Africa [English]

Posted by: SAFE Administrator

Modified date: 10/23/2017

SAFE: Protecting Women and the Environment in the Great Lakes Region of Africa [English]

Categories

Relevant sector: Nutrition, Food Security, Protection

Resource type: Document

Resource use: Review & Evaluation

Language of the document: English


Author

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Organization

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Women's Refugee Commission (WRC), International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Description

This document provides a brief overview of key findings, challenges, and recommendations from WRC's three-year project: "Protecting women and the environment of the Great Lakes Region of Africa: Turning policy into practice to develop a scalable and sustainable cooking fuel strategy." The overarching goal of the project was to reduce the incidence of violence and exploitation experienced by displaced women in the Great Lakes region of Africa by ensuring safe access to appropriate, sustainable cooking fuel.

Year of publication

2015