The George Washington University, Partnerships for International Strategies in Asia
PISA joins universities,researchers, and civil society organizations in Asia to address emerging critical global issues. The twin issues of climate change mitigation and gender equality led us to issue of promoting clean cookstoves.
Other Organizational Expertise
We partner with research institutes and universities in Asia to initiate pilot programs and research for design and diffusion of locally produced models of improved cook stoves.; leadership training and capacity development on climate change issues
Technologies & Fuels
Biomass (Ag. Residue, Processed Biomass, etc.), Solar
Clean Cooking Activities
Pilot program launched in 2010 with Tay Bac University in Vietnam targeting 75 households in Ban Nhop Village, populated by an ethnic minority and adjacent to a forest reserve. household, to supply locally produced cookstoves.
With 25 years of trusted collaborative work with institutions in Asia, PISA is well placed to identify sites for pilot projects, offer training, and develop regional networks in support of clean cookstove initiatives.
Regions Operating In
East Asia and Pacific, South Asia
Country Based In
The George Washington University
1957 E St, NW, Suite 503
Washington, DC 20052-0001
Primary Point of Contact
Name: Linda Yarr
Phone: 202 994 4313Request an Edit to This Profile