MissionBolivia Food Security installed over 1500 cookstoves for use by rural poor, with training on energy efficiency and health. India Advanced Cookstoves Initiative promoting policy and other pilot cookstove innovations in Uttar Pradesh.
Partner TypeImplementer
Organization TypeNational or Multinational Company
Organizational ExpertiseHealth
ExpertiseAbt Associates Inc. is one of the world's leading consulting firms, with over 1,500 employees and projects in 100 countries, including work in food security, agriculture, climate change, and behavior change communication.;For more than 40 years, Abt Associates has remained dedicated to quality performance, undertaking hundreds of development projects for USAID, other U.S. Government agencies, NGOs, and international agencies.
Technologies and FuelsBiogas, Not Applicable, Other
Other Technologies and FuelsWood, grass, alternative
Clean Cooking ActivitiesRural, isolated, food insecure using VAM Index in Bolivia, working at community level on sustainability and implementation. Mix of urban and rural in India (Uttar Pradesh), working with public and private on policy/innovations.
PartnershipPresentations at fora, sharing of lessons learned, joint project implementation, and a potential Workshop highlighting best practices in cookstoves, health, and nutrition for early 2012 which Abt is considering.
Regions Operating InEurope and Central Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and Caribbean, Middle East and North Africa, East Asia and Pacific, South Asia
Countries Operating InCosta Rica, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Mexico, El Salvador, Peru, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Moldova, Ukraine, Georgia, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Azerbaijan, Egypt, Pakistan, Benin, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Uganda, Sudan, South Africa, Senegal, Nigeria, Niger, Mozambique, Mali, Malawi, Ghana, Ethiopia, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Botswana, Bangladesh, India, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Vietnam, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Thailand, Tajikistan, Philippines, Mongolia, Kyrgyzstan, Indonesia, China, Cambodia
AddressAbt Associates Inc.
4550 Montgomery Avenue, Suite 800-N
Postal Code20814-3343
Primary Point of Contact
   First NamePeter
   Last NameLevine