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GENS Africa-UK Trilateral Research Chair
Postdoctoral Fellow Position
Gendered energy transitions using system dynamics in urban poor environments is an emerging research theme aimed to provide and understanding and informed transition pathways.
This research is linked to a 5-year research of the Stellenbosch University Africa-UK Trilateral Chair, ‘Mainstreaming Gender for Energy Security in Poor Urban Environments’, in short Gender for Energy Security (GENS). Funded by National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa and the Newton Fund through the British Council, the GENS Trilateral Research Chair at Stellenbosch University collaborates with Brunel University London and University of Nairobi (https://gens.sun.ac.za/). The GENS Trilateral Research aims to advance knowledge on the area of security of energy services in urban poor environments, with a particular focus on gendered energy transitions. Two living labs will be implemented in South Africa (Groenheuwel) and Kenya (Nairobi), where, in collaboration
with communities, companies, NGOs and policy makers, interventions to improve energy security will be ideated, developed, and prototyped and tested.
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South African-German Energy Programme (SAGEN)
The South African-German Energy Programme (SAGEN) collaborates with South African partners to manage the energy transition in South Africa. SAGEN is funded by the German government and implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in cooperation with the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE), Eskom and the South African Local Government Association (SALGA) under the government-to-government coordination of National Treasury (NT).
SAGEN’s work focuses among other things on activities in the fields of sector policy and regulatory frameworks for an energy transition, the system integration of renewable energies, sustainable implementation of small-scale embedded generation, promotion of energy efficiency as well as green hydrogen / Power-to-X.