Lecture, Barnard's Inn Hall, Wednesday, 10 Apr 2024 - 18:00

Sustainable Energy in Refugee Camps

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Most of the world’s 102 million forcibly displaced people – refugees – lack access to reliable, affordable, sustainable energy. Attempts to provide such energy in refugee camps have been marred by governance challenges, and a lack of technical expertise within humanitarian organisations.

But new research discussed in this lecture on the lived experience of refugees is helping cast a light on ways to address it. However, developing inclusive approaches and supporting refugee-led action on energy is no easy task. 

 

** Nb. This lecture was rescheduled from its original date in February

Dr Sarah Rosenberg-Jansen

Dr Sarah Rosenberg-Jansen

Dr Sarah Rosenberg-Jansen is a Research Fellow at the University of Oxford, where she is a member of the Refugee Studies Centre and Linacre...

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