Empowering women in energy transition and climate action

Network roundtable under Women in Green Energy Initiative held on March 24 in Beijing

Group photo of participants.

Event impressions.

Fang Qing, Vice President of China Energy Conservation Association(CECA), delivered an opening speech for the event.

Yin Yuxia, Project Director of Sino-German Energy Partnership, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, gave an opening speech for this event.

Ms. Han Xiaoyan, General Manager of BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. delivered a welcome speech to the participants.

Chai Bo, Secretary General of the Hydrogen Energy Industry Committee (HEIC), presided over the meeting.

Weng Fangping, Communication Specialist of Sino-German Energy Partnership, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH introduced the "Women Empowering Green Energy Initiative".

Launch Ceremony: Women Empowerment Program in the Double Carbon Industry.

Awarding of Carbon Neutrality Evaluation Certificate to Beijing BOE Energy Technology Co., Ltd. in this event.

New Energy-themed Painting Competition.

Visit Zero-carbon Industrial Park.

In cooperation with the Hydrogen Energy Industry Committee (HEIC) of the China Energy Conservation Association (CECA), GIZ organized the network roundtable “Empowering Women in Climate Action” under the framework of the Sino-German Energy Partnership on 24 March in Beijing.

Experts from industry associations, companies, research institutes in China’s energy sector and climate action areas, as well as legal consultancy gathered and had an exchange on measures and solutions to empower women from political, social, academic and economic aspects.

The event took place under the Women in Green Energy initiative launched in December 2020 by GIZ, Global Women’s Network for the Energy Transition (GWNET), Women in Green Hydrogen Network, and other Chinese & international organizations under the Sino-German Energy Partnership. The initiative aims at connecting and empowering female professionals in China’s energy sector, fostering women’s potential and contribution to accelerate the far-reaching energy transitions in both countries. 

For more information about Women in Green Energy Initiative:

Launch Event for the “Women in Green Energy” Initiative


For more information or to get involved, please contact Ms. Fangping Weng (fangping.weng(at)giz.de)