Household Cookstoves, Environment, Health, and Climate Change: A New Look at an Old Problem

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Source:
The World Bank
Authors:
Sameer Akbar
Douglas Barnes
Andrew Eil
Anastasia Gnezditskaia
Date:
1 January 2011

The report provides summarizes collective knowledge on cookstoves from past research and projects. It examines the importance of improving household cooking, lessons learned in past programs, new technology and financing mechanisms, and recommendations for scaling-up cookstove programs through a multi-sector consortium.