Similarities in the nature of poverty
Diverse end user segments
Timeframe of ecosystem maturity
Local champions and leadership
The energy - health thematic nexus focuses on implementation and knowledge partnership programs with local partners in designing & deployment of last mile health solutions, sustainable delivery models, efficient technology and built environment solutions.
The livelihood sector nexus involves engaging local partners to drive implementation, knowledge partnership programs that enhance farm and off farm productivity, technology efficiency and financial models, thus creating assets and providing safety nets for the poor.
Developing strong enabling ecosystems for local enterprises is critical towards building local ownership to design and deploy sustainable energy driven solutions. By building a supporting environment for local energy SMEs that would stimulate local economies as well as customizes the solutions for the end user needs.
This thematic nexus is aimed at building models around decentralised sustainable energy solutions that not only catalyze the delivery of fundamental needs (health, education, basic community services) of displaced communities but also create alternate pathways to empower livelihood micro-enterprises in these vulnerable settings.
Ecosystem deep dive programs looks at working on multiple programs that build an enabling environment for sustainable energy to catalyze critical development outcomes within a country with a 5-10 year strategy
Vertical deep dive are assignments that can combine implementation or knowledge support in a particular country or region within a short time space
Knowledge advisory programs look at providing support in terms of experience sharing, program design, evaluations, research briefs and other knowledge products