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The women bringing solar power to Sierra Leone
Wednesday 17 August 2011, by
An Indian college has trained 12 Sierra Leonean women to become solar engineers as part of a drive to bring electricity to rural communities
A group of 12 women from villages in Sierra Leone is in the frontline of a battle to bring solar-powered electricity to rural communities. No small feat, given that rural Sierra Leone is not connected to power.
Source: The Guardian - Poverty Matters Blog
Photo: Barefoot Photographers of Tilonia (Flickr)