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State Department releases fact sheet on U.S. commitment to “Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves”

The U.S Department of State released a fact sheet titled “The United States’ Commitment to the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves: Year Three Progress Report” summarizing U.S. financial and programmatic support aimed at “help[ing] the Alliance achieve its goal of enabling 100 million homes to adopt clean and efficient stoves and fuels by 2020.” Among other things, the fact sheet highlights an increase in U.S. financial support of nearly $11 million over the previous year as well as the accomplishments of specific agencies including the State Department, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).