THE GREEN STORE CHALLENGE FELLOWSHIP

WHAT’S THE CHALLENGE ABOUT?

The goal of this DO School Challenge is for the selected Fellows to create a Green Store prototype in ten weeks. This prototype must be sustainable in terms of materials, construction, energy, operation and other aspects and will be realized in Germany. . . . → Read More: THE GREEN STORE CHALLENGE FELLOWSHIP

Power for the Poor – Affordable Solar Power

10 January 2012

Solar power can be distributed to poor households by 2020

Poor parts of the world can be supplied with affordable solar power by 2020 through a combination of cheap technology and services provided by cell phone companies, argues Carl Pope, chairman of the US grassroots organisation Sierra Club.

Progress in technology, . . . → Read More: Power for the Poor – Affordable Solar Power

The Rio+20 Nairobi Declaration

These are the main concerns of the Kenyan youths as per the Kenyan Youth Strategy Meeting for Rio+20 Summit held in nairobi on the 13th and 14th October, 2011 at the UN complex, Gigiri.

Preamble

We, the delegates to the Kenyan Youth Strategy Meeting for Rio +20 at the United Nations Complex at Gigiri, Nairobi:

. . . → Read More: The Rio+20 Nairobi Declaration

The 2nd annual Maker Faire Africa

The 2nd annual Maker Faire Africa is taking place this week in Nairobi, Kenya! . . . → Read More: The 2nd annual Maker Faire Africa

Solar Sisters: The Avon Lady of African Renewables

A new solar entrepreneur program, Solar Sisters, has taken Avon’s social sales model and is using it to spread solar powered lamps across Uganda. . . . → Read More: Solar Sisters: The Avon Lady of African Renewables