Opening Remarks by Hakima El Haite, Minister Delegate in charge of the Environment, Morocco, and Segolene Royal, Minister of Environment, France (tbc).
UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner will launch the joint Programme on Women’s Sustainable Energy Entrepreneurship and Access.
This initiative will support the promotion of gender-responsive sustainable energy plans and policies and removal of barriers to financing in six pilot countries: Senegal, Morocco, Myanmar, India, Indonesia and Bolivia to create enabling environments for women’s entrepreneurship and access to sustainable energy.
Venue: Morocco Pavilion, COP 21. Le Bourget Conference Centre Hall 6 (blue zone: accreditation required)
– See more at: http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/stories/2015/12/media-advisory-un-women-at-cop#sthash.Xe5BjXxL.dpuf