Four Pillars of Energy Poverty

Education
Without safe and reliable lighting children cannot study after dusk
Health
Using solid fuels and kerosene for energy contributes to indoor air pollution which  causes 4 million deaths annually 
Environment
Fuel based lighting leads to the emissions of roughly 190 million tonnes of CO2 per year 
Economic
Millions of people living on less than $1 a day spend up to 40% of their income on kerosene lamps 

The Sustainable Development Goals

We’ve aligned our programs with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015. Our agenda intersects with many of the goals, with a particular focus on health, education, energy, climate action and partnerships.