While the majority of people in Zimbabwe are grappling with severe power outages, a microfinance institution has launched a program to provide economic opportunities for women. Using solar energy initiatives, the Zimbabwe Resources Foundation has given solar kits to 100 women entrepreneurs in various communities in Manicaland. The kits include solar panels, LED lights, mobile phone battery chargers and battery packs that store the solar energy.
Zimbabwe: Solar energy builds business for women entrepreneurs
Apr 17, 2014