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Webinar – How to widely deploy and make solar energy last in the international aid and health sector?

  • Health
  • Aid
  • Webinar
  • Solar energy
  • Renewable energy

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17 January 2023

About the webinar

International aid & health sector – How to widely deploy and make solar energy last?
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Based on the examples of solar infrastructure built by Build Health International (BHI) in various hospitals (Haiti, Niger, Canada) and the work of SolarAid in rural areas of Africa in particular, the aim of this webinar is to demonstrate that renewable energies, solar in particular, can be widely deployed and cover the needs of a large structure or a household. Issues of sizing, maintenance and local capacity building will be discussed with both speakers and webinar participants.

When and where?
January 17, 2023 (Wednesday) | 1.00 – 2.30 pm (CET Geneva time)
Online

Speakers

  • Jim Ansara, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Build Health International (BHI)Build Health International (BHI) partners with global health non-profits working in fragile health systems to develop infrastructure solutions that elevate the quality and accessibility of healthcare worldwide
  • John Keane, CEO of SolarAidSolarAid is an international charity founded in 2006 to fight poverty and climate change. SolarAid provides access to solar lamps in Malawi and Zambia through the social enterprise SunnyMoney, which was established in 2008

Missed the webinar? Watch the recording below or watch directly on our YouTube channel!

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  • Presentation by the Climate Action Accelerator

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  • Presentation by Build Health International

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  • Presentation by SolarAid

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