GWNET aims to advance the global energy transition by empowering women in energy through interdisciplinary networking, advocacy, training, coaching and mentoring. GWNET seeks to address the current gender imbalances in the energy sector and to promote gender-sensitive action around the energy transition in all parts of the world.


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Advancing the role of women as agents of change in society through regional and global mentoring programmes

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Proud of “Gender”

By Irene-Giner Reichl This article was originally published in German on Wiener Zeitung It is necessary that women can participate equally in the energy transition. Almost exactly 25 years ago, in my former function as Vice-President of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, I led the last preparatory meeting in New York for the Fourth World Conference […]

Celebrating the Participants of the Regional LAC & MENA Mentoring Programme

We know that the inclusion of women and people of diverse ethnicities brings benefits not only to the sustainable energy sector in particular, but to the workplace in general. A diverse working environment reduces corporate risk, improves governance and a company’s ability to survive financial shocks, increases innovation and improves team leadership. Similarly, the underrepresentation of women in leading positions [...]

Announcing the Mentors of the Women in Energy Storage Mentoring Programme

GWNET and the Secretariat of the Energy Storage Partnership, hosted by ESMAP, are delighted to share the mentors for the Women in Energy Storage Mentoring Programme. Each of these mentors is a senior professional committed to making a difference and having a positive impact on a younger woman’s career in the energy sector. We are proud to have them as [...]

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