May 22, 2015
Type: Research Report
Topic: Health, Women/Gender
Country: Nepal

Studies currently underway in Ghana, Nepal and Nigeria seek to better understand the health impacts of clean cookstoves and fuels.

In March 2015, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves (Alliance) and Johns Hopkins University brought together an all-star team of the world’s leading public health experts to share the most recent evidence on how clean cooking impacts children’s health. Alliance-funded researchers shared promising preliminary results from ongoing studies in Ghana, Nepal, and Nigeria which are evaluating how clean cooking can improve birth outcomes and reduce pneumonia.