User IP83.110.18.193
Submission DateDecember 8, 2020
Nominator Personal Information
NameMs. Patricia Espinosa
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  • Female
CategoryUnited Nations Senior Executive
NameEarthSpark International Haiti
Nominee Information
  • Prefer Not To Say
OrganizationEarthSpark International Haiti
Achievement brief

EarthSpark International | Haiti: Energy poverty, a lack of access to modern energy services, is disproportionally affecting women in rural areas of Haiti. EarthSpark International, a women-run enterprise, is meeting this challenge head on by approaching all its energy access projects with a gender lens, referring to this as “feminist electrification.” Feminist electrification increases the participation of and benefits to women in rural areas across infrastructure planning, training and employment, local women-led business support, domestic energy use, and community resource availability. More:

Supporting Documents
Letter of endorsement:Nominations_Ms.-Patricia-Espinosa1.docx