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Beyond Firewood: Fuel Alternatives and Protection Strategies for Displaced Women and Girls (English)

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Modified date: 10/23/2017

Beyond Firewood: Fuel Alternatives and Protection Strategies for Displaced Women and Girls (English)

Categories

Relevant sector: Nutrition, Food Security, Protection, Early Recovery & Livelihoods

Resource type: Document

Resource use: Training & Capacity building

Language of the document: English


Author

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Organization

Women's Refugee Commission (WRC)

Description

(In English) Everyday, millions of refugee and internally displaced women and girls have to leave their camps to look for and collect firewood. They need firewood for cooking and to sell as a source of income. They are subject to a high risk or rape, assault, theft and exploitation. This detailed report highlight some of the most pressing issues and establishes best practice protection strategies. It also provides guidance to implementers in the provision of alternative fuels and income generation activities.

Year of publication

2006