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Winefred Agyeman: WOMEN EMPOWERMENT THROUGH CLEAN TECH IN N. GHANA

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Project Mission: To improve the quality of life of 50% of the women population in rural areas by 2020 through biogas production and ultimately reducing biomass resource depletion as well as green house gas emission. Project Objectives: • To facilitate the construction and operation of 10,000 biogas digesters. • To reduce 85% of time spent in collecting biomass/firewood by women. • To increase knowledge about domestic biogas technology in order to effectively exploit all the benefits and to ensure sustainability. • To provide the skills for business people to run biogas SMEs and for biogas users to be able to operate their digesters effectively. • To lower the financial threshold and improve access to credit and repayment assistance, to facilitate easier access to domestic biogas for all potential rural communities, with particular emphasis on women. • To increase access to clean energy for cooking, increased availability of fertilizer; reduced use of fuel wood; improve sanitation resulting from the proper disposal of animal and kitchen waste.

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