The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves is an innovative public-private partnership, led by the United Nations Foundation, to save lives, improve livelihoods, empower women, and protect the environment by creating a thriving global market for clean and efficient household cooking solutions.
By the Numbers:
· Indoor air pollution is the 4th biggest health risk in the developing world.
· Worldwide 4 million people die each year from exposure to cookstove smoke.
· Almost 3 billion people use polluting and inefficient stoves, or open fires, to
cook their food each day.
· Every 8 seconds cookstove smoke claims a life.
Your generous donation will go to support Alliance programs and activities that foster the adoption of clean cooking solutions in the developing countries we serve.