Grassroots helps communities and people identify their assets, address their issues by finding their own solutions and voice their demands through community mobilization and capacity-building. Its mission is to work in partnership with people across Yemen as they recognize their own power, work together, transform their communities, and influence regional, national and global development practices, strategies and policies. Grassroots is committed to ensure the inclusion and full participation of all social groups.
Adoption / Behavior Change, Capacity Building, Climate/Environment, Gender / Womens Empowerment, Health, Humanitarian/Emergency Response, Livelihoods, Marketing, Microfinance, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy Development, Research
Technologies & Fuels
Charcoal, Solar, Wood
Clean Cooking Activities
Grassroots Yemen committed to introducing a demonstrable model for the role that can be played by Yemeni Civil Society in introducing, promoting, and scaling-up integrated solar and improved fuel-efficient cooking technologies to meet people’s current crucial energy needs through facilitation of the involvement of grassroots women entrepreneurs in the delivery and leadership of energy services.
Promotion of the Alliance and work to raise awareness of the health, environmental, gender and livelihood impacts of clean cooking solutions. And direct involvement in the implementation of clean cooking solutions, which may include design, manufacture, distribution, marketing, or sale of cookstoves by the private sector, NGOs, humanitarian groups, etc.
Regions Operating In
Middle East and North Africa
Country Based In
50th Road, in front of British University
Primary Point of Contact
Name: Mr. Thabet Bagash Okish
Secondary Point of Contact
Name: Ms. Melodie Breton
Title: Executive Manager
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