Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

  • The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves is a non-profit organization operating under the under the support of the United Nations Foundation.
  • It is a public-private partnership hosted by the UN Foundation. Their work focuses on improving health and environment through encouraging changes in cooking methods and types of stoves used in developing countries to pollute less and reduce indoor air pollution.
  • The Alliance’s 100 by ‘20 goal calls for 100 million households to adopt clean and efficient cookstoves and fuels by 2020. We are working with a strong network of public, private and non-profit partners to accelerate the production, deployment, and use of clean and efficient cookstoves and fuels in developing countries.
  • Focus Countries – Bangladesh, China, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Kenya, Nigeria, and Ugand