Inka Ivette Schomer, Operations Officer Gender, Energy Access Inka leads ESMAP’s Gender and Social Inclusion Program, as well as the World Bank’s Africa Gender and Energy Program. Before joining ESMAP, Inka led the World Bank’s Gender…
October 10 2018
Through its Global Facility on Mini Grids, ESMAP helped establish the African Mini Grid Developers Association, the first ever association in the continent to convene stakeholders from the industry.
October 2 2018
Supported by ESMAP and a team of experts from across the World Bank, the Closing Gender Gaps Across Ethiopia’s Energy Sector initiative is closing gender gaps and creating equitable institutions in the energy sector.
August 28 2018
In the past decade, Ethiopia has become one of the world's fastest growing economies, with a 10.9 percent growth rate that represents twice the region's average growth rate of 5 percent. The Ethiopian government has made universal access…
July 2 2018
Energy Access, Geospatial Planning, Renewable Energy Mapping, Renewable Energy Chiara is the focal point for sector-wide electrification planning, including geospatial tools and renewable energy mapping. She joined the World Bank Group in…
June 19 2018
The world is not on track to meet the global energy targets for 2030 set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, but real progress is being made in certain areas according to a new report from five international agencies.
May 2 2018