March 30, 2017
Cool Earth has been revolutionising energy in our Lubutu partnership in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
One of the biggest causes of forest degradation here is due to fuel wood collected and used for traditional stoves. As well as using a lot of wood, these stoves are extremely harmful to health, particularly for women and children. When we spoke to the community about their concerns for the future, it was one of the highest things on the list.