USAID initiatives to expand the use of clean cookstoves help reduce household air pollution and promote health for some of the world’s most vulnerable populations. Global health and climate change are highly interconnected, and global health considerations deserve a place at the COP21 climate conference in Paris.
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Cooking With Green Charcoal Helps to Reduce Deforestation in Haiti
An organization in northern Haiti is promoting a cooking fuel made from agricultural waste that can save trees, help farmers increase their yields and generate additional income.
Saving & Empowering Lives through Clean Cooking Innovation
The seemingly simple act of cooking a meal is responsible for 4 million deaths each year. Read more >>
Video of the Week: Clean Cookstoves: Saving Trees and Lives in Tanzania
Video of the Week: Clean Cookstoves: Saving Trees and Lives in Tanzania. This video features the work of a USAID funded project “Building Actors and Leaders for Advancing Community Excellence in Development” (BALANCED). Read more >>