Solar Lights & Water Pumps: Poverty Fighters | Sustainablog

The Mwezi Light: Made in Africa for Africa

Simple, non-polluting lighting can make a huge difference in quality of life for the world’s poor: just imagine all of the things you couldn’t do if you didn’t have electric lights. Mwezi’s modular solar lights are designed so that they can be assembled and maintained in the places where they’re used… so there’s even more economic potential. I’ll let Mike Sherry, the project’s founder, explain further:

via Solar Lights & Water Pumps: Poverty Fighters | Sustainablog.

Author: Makere

A Maori/Scots New Zealander transplanted to Canada. Grandmother, academic, indigenous scholar, sometime singer, sometime activist, who cares passionately about our world.