Published in association with UNDP and AEP, Nepal.
- Prelims (Contents, Figures, Tables, Boxes, Forword by Sunil Kumar Manandhar, Forword by Shoko Noda, Forword by Dinesh Chandra Devkota Preface by Veerle Vandeweerd, Acknowledgements, About the Authors, Abbreviations, acronyms and conversion units, Executive Summary)
- 1. Introduction
- 2. Methodology
- 3. Electricity access accelerates achievement of the MDGs in rural areas
- 4. Policy implications and conclusions
- Back Matter (Annexes 1 - 10, Endnotes, References)
Gwénaëlle Legros is consultant with the Sustainable Energy Programme within UNDP’s Environment and Energy Group in New York. She has been working over the last ten years in the fields of energy and sustainable development conducting research, statistical and analytical work or implementing renewable energy projects in developing countries.
Kamal Rijal is a Policy Advisor with the Sustainable Energy Programme within UNDP’s Environment and Energy Group in New York. Prior to joining UNDP, he served as an Energy Specialist with the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development and as a Senior Advisor with the Government of Nepal’s National Planning Commission.
Bahareh Seyedi is an Energy Policy Specialist with the Sustainable Energy Programme within the Environment and Energy Group of UNDP in New York. Prior to this she was posted at UNDP in Burkina Faso where she managed multiple projects in the area of energy and environment. She has also worked with civil society organizations, leading several international development projects in Central America and South East Asia.