Climate Change Adaptation Partners Workshop, BftW

Last week from 17th to 21th April 2017, Biraj Gautam (CEO) and Tapendra Chand (Project Officer) of PEEDA participated in the "Climate Change Adaptation Partners Workshop organized by Bread for the World (BftW) at Park Village Hotel, Kathmandu. The representative of different organizations such as ICIMOD, SAHAS-Nepal, RRN, UMN, Li-Bird, PEEDA from Nepal, LEDARS, CCDB, CDP, NABOLOK from Bangladesh, LAYA, IIRD, Pipal Tree, CREATE/THANAL from India and one participant each from Indonesia and Pakistan participated in the workshop. Moreover, there was field visit on 19th April to climate resilient mountain village located in Mahadevsthan VDC in Kavrepalanchowk district. The workshop...

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CEO of PEEDA Sharing Experience in SEforAll Forum happening in New York City

The Forum will be a marketplace that brokers new partnerships and ideas, spurs investment and drives action towards securing clean, affordable energy for all. Over three days (3-5 April, 2017), the forum will assess the latest data towards progress on Sustainable Development Goal 7 and highlight success stories from its Partners from across the globe. PEEDA is representing civil society organization in the forum & CEO of PEEDA is sharing experience from work in Nepal to global community & media.

Recruitment of Social Mobilizer

PEEDA has recruited four social mobilizer for the project namely "Climate Resilient Communities and Sustainable Livelihood Initiatives for Pro-Poor of Dolakha District of Nepal". Furthermore, PEEDA has successfully completed  orientation and training program for the social mobilizers from 20th to 24th September 2016.

Article Request for third Edition of highly successful annual magazine “Energy Insight”

Dear All,  Greetings from People, Energy & Environment Development Association (PEEDA)! We would like to bring to your notion that PEEDA is on the verge of publishing the third edition of its highly successful annual magazine 'Energy Insight' on the thematic area "Renewable Energy for Sustainable Livelihoods & Climate Change Mitigation". Renewable energy can contribute to socio-economic development, energy access, secure energy supply, climate change mitigation, and the reduction of negative environmental and health impacts in Nepal. As PEEDA has been working in the aforesaid sector for nearly two decades, this publication aims to publish articles and research /dissertation summary...

Appointment of New CEO

On 8th of July 2016, Mr. Biraj Gautam has been appointed as chief executive officer of PEEDA.

Support to the Earthquake Affected Families of Nepal

PEEDA, in coordination with SAHAS- Nepal and support from Bread for the World-Germany distributed 600 Tarpaulins to the earthquake affected families at Thakle, Manebhanjyang, Toksel and Madhavpur VDCs of Okhaldhunga district on 30 May 2015. Tarpaulins were distributed at the request of DDC- Okhaldhunga and other stakeholders. A very special thanks goes to Nepal Army, Armed Police Force and Nepal Police for their management and support for this endeavor. Also, the efforts of VDC Secretaries are highly appreciated. PEEDA with donations collected from the families in UK distributed 32 solar lanterns to the earthquake affected families of Ghyangphedi village (Nuwakot...

Formation of Nepal Bioenergy Society (NBES)

After almost 9 years of working experience in the field of Biofuel, PEEDA realized that the achievement achieved so far needs to be materialized and institutionalized for sustainable development of bioenergy. In the present context, Nepal is totally dependent upon fossil fuels and additionally suffers from scarcity of such fuels periodically. Thus, PEEDA in collaboration with various relevant stakeholders decided to support the formation of an organization namely Nepal Bioenergy Society (NBES), the objective of which is to promote renewable form of energy technologies derived from biomass. Furthermore, it aims to execute policy and people centric advocacy. The first Annual...

New PEEDA Life Members

Dr. Gyanendra Lal Shrestha, Mr. Gaurav Dahal and Mr. Shyam Prasad Sharma have been granted new life membership of PEEDA.