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Report urges global leaders to take heads out of the sand and into off-grid renewables

Report urges global leaders to take heads out of the sand and into off-grid renewables

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2017 12:13 GMT

​A new report looking at the needs of energy poor communities across the world reveals misunderstandings of poor people’s needs amongst development banks, aid donors and governments.

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New report highlights huge barriers to technological development for global south

New report highlights huge barriers to technological development for global south

News   •   Jan 20, 2016 23:59 GMT

Practical Action release a new call to action urging people to join a movement for Technology Justice. The document calls for a major overhaul in the way innovation, research and technological developments take place to benefit all people and the planet.

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As the costs of renewables plummet, are we about to see Technology Justice in the energy sector?

As the costs of renewables plummet, are we about to see Technology Justice in the energy sector?

Blog posts   •   Sep 25, 2014 17:01 BST

Business as usual in the energy sector will not keep us below the CO2 levels necessary to avoid severe climate change, but that doubling the share of renewables in the global energy mix (one of the 3 UN Sustainable Energy for All targets for 2030) would.

Ever wondered what Practical Action is about?

Ever wondered what Practical Action is about?

Blog posts   •   Sep 25, 2014 16:54 BST

An introduction to Practical Action

Why we need Technology Justice

Why we need Technology Justice

Blog posts   •   Jul 10, 2014 16:49 BST

Practical Action CEO Simon Trace introduces the concept of technology Justice and why it matters so much.

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HAPPY - Practical Action in Nepal

HAPPY - Practical Action ...

This video showcases our work in Nepal and the real people who have been affected by our work. The video shows a variety of our technolog...

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