Women Participation and Energy Dvelopment Planning


To raise awareness of women participation in energy development planning, Koalisi Perempuan Indonesia (KPI) – member of Strategic Partnership for Green and Inclusive Energy held a local workshop on January 23, 2018. The workshop was attended by 90 participants representing members of Balai Perempuan of KPI (women forum), local governments and civil society organizations.  Erina Mursanti researcher of Institute for Essential Services Reform said as the National Energy Development Plan (RUEN) has been issued by the President Joko Widodo in last March 2017, the local government has obligation to compile their energy development plan within one year.  And women groups as representatives of citizens have rights to participate in this development process.

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