Commission on the Status of Women 60 Event, New York 2016

Arc participated at the Commission on the Status of Women 60 side event in New York on March 24. Organized in conjunction with USAID, this event explored “Clean Energy Financing to Expand Women’s Access to Energy: Promising Insights from India”. Laura Sundblad, Arc’s Capacity Building Specialist, described the range of financing mechanisms for clean energy including remittances; Niki Armacost, Arc’s Managing Director, described the findings from the USAID-funded Energy Diaries project; and Saiful Islam described Arc’s Energy Financial Literacy Program.