Event: Smart Grid Technologies and Implications for Inclusive Development in Sri Lanka

Energy Technology Innovation in South Asia: Implications for Gender Equality and Social Inclusion

03 April 2018
Author / Speaker: 
Reihana Mohideen, University of Melbourne
Email the author | Other materials by the author

View Slides


While Asia’s low-carbon energy transition is well underway with the development of smart grids, social inequity is emerging among other challenges. Drawing more women into renewable energy and energy efficiency program designs and consultations is not only an equal employment opportunity issue but is crucially about how the world is shaped and for whom.

Geographical Focus: 
Subregional- South Asia
Regional - Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event


The views expressed on this website are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) or its Board of Governors or the governments they represent. ADB does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this publication and accepts no responsibility for any consequence of their use. By making any designation of or reference to a particular territory or geographic area, or by using the term “country” in this document, ADB does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area