• Submitted by: World LP Gas Association (WLPGA)
  • Topic: Biotechnology
  • Keywords: household energy, Access to Energy, Energy Efficiency
  • Location: worldwide
  • Date of completion: 2016
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  • This voluntary initiative came from Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)
Cooking for Life


WLPGA membership, Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, Global LPG Partnership

Description/achievement of initiative

WLPGA commits to launch Cooking for Life, a long-term program to demonstrate the health benefits of switching communities from biomass and other traditional fuels to LPG for cooking.

Implementation methodologies

Support will come from WLPGA members, development organizations, NGO, academic bodies, etc.

Deliverable Date
Produce credible white paper on benefits of use of LPG 2012
Roll out 'Cooking For Life' campaign to educate decision makers on the benefits of using LPG 2013
Support roll out of new LPG markets in five developing countries 2016
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