Self Help Africa
Our mission is to assist rural African communities to improve agricultural productivity and secure improved livelihoods. This has a natural link to f-e cookstoves, as environmental effects of traditional cookstoves is a negative factor for agri dev.
Adoption / Behavior Change, Climate/Environment, Gender / Womens Empowerment
Other Organizational Expertise
Agricultural development, natural resource management;
Technologies & Fuels
Biomass (Ag. Residue, Processed Biomass, etc.), Solar
Clean Cooking Activities
Currently, our Malawi programme has a combined target of 50,000 fuel-efficient cookstoves, working in coordination with other NGOs. Our other country programmes are examining similar initiatives.
SHA has experience with a fuel-efficient cookstove maker that links each individual cookstove to voluntary carbon markets - cookstoves have a unique serial number which can be traced on audit. SHA has 28 years of experience working with rural communities.
Regions Operating In
Country Based In
41 Union Square West
New York, NY 10003-3231
Primary Point of Contact
Name: Mr. Will Galvin
Phone: (703) 439-7443Request an Edit to This Profile