Webinar Series: Capacity Building and Learning on Solar Powered Water Systems
Solar Powered Water Systems (SPWS) in Humanitarian Context – Making Sense of SPWS Expansion - This webinar, second in the four-part series, will discuss the different parameters for solarization of existing water schemes in the humanitarian context. Water Mission International will introduce retrofitting existing water schemes into solar. Rocky Mountain Institute will discuss notions on overpumping and how to limit it. IOM UN Migration will then discuss the economic considerations for solar pumping schemes (eg. payback periods and cost savings). Read more...
Thursday, 28 Jan at 2:00 pm CET (Registration link)
Key Note Speech:Daniele Violetti, PhD, Chief of Staff, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Issues in focus: Achievements to date and contribution to the Alliance’s overarching goal,monitoring approaches of different cooking energy interventions at global, international and national level, options for harmonizing different monitoring interests and approaches.
Issues in focus: Vision of a vibrant market; roles, potential, and barriers of the public and private sector players at international, national and local level; policy instruments,regulatory framework conditions, available financing instruments. After a joint starting session this workshop was split in two sub-groups, working on:1. Challenges and recommendations for national/local production2. Challenges and recommendations for multi-national production.
Issues in focus: Latest developments of solid biomass energy supply, and best practices in behavior change approaches, usage patterns.
16:00 – 16:45