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SCALE Project participation in Dry Zone Green Village Award Ceremony

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Promotion of the A1 Improved Cookstove (ICS), allowing up to 50% fuel savings compared to the traditional 3-stones cookstove

Promotion of the A1 Improved Cookstove (ICS), allowing up to 50% fuel savings compared to the traditional 3-stones cookstove

In early March, GERES Myanmar attended the Dry Zone Green Village Award Ceremony organized by the Dry Zone Greening Department (DZGD) in Magway Region. It was the occasion to strengthen GERES’ relationship with DZGD and to start the promotion of the A1 Improved Cookstove (ICS) produced in the region. DZGD is a department of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation dedicated to the development of greening solutions and the prevention of deforestation in the Dry Zone.

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First training of improved cookstoves producers brings hope to Myanmar’s forests

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training-cookstove-myanmar-blog-3GERES in Myanmar has completed the first training of cookstoves producers, under the SCALE Project, funded through the SWITCH Asia Programme of the European Union. During the ten days of intense practical apprenticeship, ten men and six women were introduced to the importance of standardization of production and technical quality control. Continue reading