Women in Energy Expert Platform
GWNET’s cutting-edge platform connects and empowers women working in sustainable energy in developing, emerging and industrialised countries, with the aim to encourage greater visibility, networking opportunities and professional connections between women. Gain visibility by setting up your profile today!
GWNET facilitates connections among women working in the fields of renewable energy and energy efficiency to advance the energy transition. Dedicated events, as well as a cutting-edge women expert platform with enhanced features, also encourage networking among GWNET members.
Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2019 – Women’s Networking Lunch
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GWNET generates and disseminates information on the role of women in the energy transition with the goal of creating awareness, strengthening networks and ultimately influencing decision-making. GWNET also organises conferences, seminars, and workshops which foster discussions and promote gender-sensitive action around the energy transition.
Promoting Women to Advance the Global Energy Transition
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GWNET leads the development of several women mentoring programmes as well as the matchmaking of mentors and mentees within the sustainable energy sector.
GWNET’s current programmes include the GWNET Mentoring Programme 2/2019, the Women in Wind Global Leadership Programme, the People-Centered Accelerator Mentoring Programme for Women in Energy Access, and the Regional Mentoring Programmes for Latin American Countries (LAC) as well as the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Learn more about our programmes, our inspiring mentorship participants, and how you can get involved here.
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Coaching & Training
GWNET facilitates individual career coaching by specialised coaches with sector-specific backgrounds in sustainable energy. Training courses on selected topics are also available. If interested, kindly contact the International Secretariat for more information.
Projects & Financing
GWNET offers consulting services to governments for the development of national action plans facilitating the implementation of SDG 5 (Gender Equality & Empowerment of Women and Girls) and SDG 7 (Energy). Additionally, GWNET offers impact assessments of the gender dimension of sustainable energy projects.