Cooking Innovations in Humanitarian Settings

This report explains how cooking technologies and fuels are transforming the lives of refugees and Internally displaced people


This report provides a snapshot of available technologies, existing projects, and current knowledge on implementing cooking interventions in humanitarian settings. It profiles 2 cooking projects that have changed the lives of refugees and internally displaced people in Ethiopia and Sudan. It features several innovations such as fuels, cooking technology, and distribution models that have the potential to benefit more crisis-affected people with further research, funding, and field testing.


Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves. Cooking Innovations in Humanitarian Settings: How Cooking Technologies and Fuels are Transforming Refugee & IDP Lives and Livelihoods. Global Alliances for Cookstoves, Washington DC, USA (2016) 16p

Cooking Innovations in Humanitarian Settings

Published 1 June 2016