The Latin American and Caribbean Clean Kitchen Network (RLCCL) began the celebration of the 3rd Regional Forum at the Universidad del Zamorano, Honduras.

With a keynote address, Dr. Omar Masera Cerutti, Technical Manager of the Cluster of Solid Biofuels, described the general panorama of clean stoves in Latin America, mentioning the problems and solutions that the Latin American and Caribbean Network of Clean Cookers has contributed to mitigate these from its inception.

Until March 14, the objective of the event is to exchange experiences, discuss and identify the main obstacles and opportunities for greater promotion and commercialization of cleaner cooking devices and fuels in the region, as well as creating synergies and collaborations between the different actors .

The Forum will also integrate the following activities: ·

  • Plenary·
  • Parallel thematic sessions: a) Technology and innovation, b) Standards and standards, c) Sustainable markets, d) Public policies, e) Alternate fuels and f) Use, adoption and impacts·
  •  Poster session·
  • Display and demonstration of devices