Prayas (Energy Group) organised a round table on “Gender and Electricity” on the 26th of September 2014 at New Delhi. The objective was to explore how a specific focus on gender in grid and grid interactive systems can improve electricity supply and end-use. There were 23 participants representing grid and off-grid electricity, water and livelihood sectors and gender studies. Discussions were on developing a gender perspective in electricity service delivery,experiences in other sectors and lessons from other countries towards arriving at implementable ideas for the Indian electricity sector.
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