Practical Guide to Women in Energy


United States Agency International Development
The Cadmus Group
The Cadmus Group
1 June 2018

This guide provides an overview of the role of women in the energy sector. Drawing from available literature, it identifies approaches to gender equity that consider women as employees, decision makers and stakeholders, energy users, and participants in the energy value chain. Equity and equality are interrelated terms. Throughout the guide, the focus is on gender equity, which is an essential step to gender equality.