ZAMBIA

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22.03.2017 , On the occasion of World Water Day 2017

Group Washing Facilities: an efficient way to fight against bad sanitation

GIZ and UNICEF published a collection of exemplary designs for group handwashing facilities in schools entitled “Scaling up Group Handwashing in...

According to the world energy outlook 2016 study of the International Energy Agency, only five percent of the scattered rural population in Zambia has...

For Inonge Imutowana, buying food for her family of six is becoming increasingly costly. On the outskirts of the capital, a 25-kilo bag of staple...

Lack of access to clean Energy and secondary school education attainment remained part of the biggest contributors to acute poverty in Zambia in 2014....

01.02.2016 , The Overseas Development Institute (ODI), GOGLA, Practical Action and SolarAid

Accelerating access to electricity in Africa with off-grid solar

These reports present evidence of the impact of solar household systems, reviews the market in the region and 13 selected countries in sub-Saharan...

02.09.2014 , A. Ellegard / A. Arvidson / M. Nordström / O.S. Kalamiana / C. Mwanza

Rural people pay for solar! Seven lessons learned from Zambia

A pilot project in Zambia shows that solar services can be provided by local rural companies at rates that are affordable by rural people. Seven main...

Winnie Nalube is lit up. Her high school in rural Zambia has just got lights and she’s thrilled with the possibilities it presents. “The classrooms...

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ESI Africa conversed with senior associate, EMEA Policy at the Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF),...

A research by the Policy Monitoring and Research Centre (PMRC) shows that further growth of the...

The lack of access to reliable electricity in rural areas, many small-scale entrepreneurs are...

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services in Zambia says installation of solar powered...

OPIC's commitments include loans, guaranties and political risk insurance, across 12 utility-scale...

the Kalilo Kabungo Water Project has brought clean water to about 16,000 residents with attendant...

The product range performs the function of providing affordable LED lighting and USB charging...

The plant has 260 solar modules erected with a total capacity of 86 kW. It supplies the farm for up...

The ‘Electricity Services Access Project’ is targeting about 22 thousand low income households....

These countries were listed alongside the most improved economies in 2016/17 in areas tracked by the...

German PV developer BayWa r.e. has completed an 86 kW PV + storage project, which will power...

The central location of the solar hammer mill which is stationed at Tukuta Uwane cooperative will...