African Women in Energy: Social enterprise opportunities in the energy transition
14:00 GMT | 15:00 WAT | 16:00 CAT | 17:00 EAT
Social enterprise initiatives offering training to women in rural Africa to distribute clean energy leaves them with not only an electricity source but also a business to boot. This session will project and case study findings to the forefront.
The discussion will look to answer:
• What challenges do women face when they either start or join social enterprise?
• What is your advice for those looking to start an energy company with a social enterprise objective?
• What are the rewards of social enterprise?
• What opportunities does the energy transition open up for women in Africa?
15:30 Networking opportunity