Rural Women Energy Security

The Hidden Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Inhalation from Traditional Firewood Cooking

The Hidden Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Inhalation from Traditional Firewood Cooking Cooking with traditional firewood is still a popular practice in many rural communities. Despite being an essential part of daily life and ingrained in cultural traditions, this approach is extremely risky to one’s health, particularly when carbon monoxide (CO) is inhaled. Our mission at […]

RUWES Nigeria Celebrates World Environment Day with Renewed Commitment from the Ministry of Agriculture

RUWES Nigeria is thrilled to share the remarkable support and commitment demonstrated by the Ministry of Agriculture towards fostering a cleaner, greener environment. The world environment day, held with great enthusiasm, saw a significant representation from the Ministry, highlighting the importance of sustainable practices in agriculture and the empowerment of rural women. Representing the Minister […]

RUWES Celebrates World Environment Day with Empowering Initiatives

On June 5, 2024, RUWES (Rural Women Energy Security) proudly celebrated World Environment Day with a grand event that brought together a diverse array of participants and showcased the organization’s commitment to sustainable development and the empowerment of rural women. The event, held at Scharze Park, Abuja, was attended by distinguished guests from the Ministry […]

RUWES Training Program Highlights on June 3rd and 4th, 2024

We at RUWES (Rural Women Energy Security Initiative) think that giving women the information and abilities to spearhead sustainable practices in their communities can have a profoundly positive impact. Our most recent training session, which took place on June 3 and 4, 2024, was evidence of this conviction. The event, which focused on practical training […]

Celebrating World Environment Day: RUWES’s Commitment to a Greener Future

World Environment Day is observed on June 5th each year, as it has been since the United Nations instituted this global event in 1974. Its purpose is to promote awareness and mobilize action toward safeguarding our environment. The theme for World Environment Day in the current year centers around “Ecosystem Restoration,” aiming to inspire individuals […]