Article: How Off-Grid Solar Access Impacts Literacy

By Anna Wells, GOGLA Senior Communications Adviser Next month, the United Nations’ International Literacy Day will focus on ‘literacy in a digital world’. Without a doubt, digital technologies are changing the way people live, learn and work around the world. It’s more than likely that you’re reading this on a smart phone or laptop; technologies we rely on in our daily lives without so much as a second thought. How many of the 758 million adults…

JOBS | Chinese Speaking Marketing & Business Development Intern

…rking in the photovoltaic industry relevant to Lighting Global. Assist the LG program in undertaking high level analysis from the data/insights gathered in China and presenting this in excel or power point presentations Reading and summarizing assigned impact evaluation articles, working papers or reports (in Mandarin and English); Attend seminars and other events and write dissemination notes; Conducting literature searches, creating annotated bi…

NEWS | First Indian-Made Solar Powered Torch Meets LG Quality Standards

JAIPUR, RAJASTHAN – Frontier Markets, a company with the mission to provide access to quality clean energy solutions in rural India, has launched a solar powered torch that meets the World Bank Group’s Lighting Global Quality Standards. Frontier Market’s “Solar Rakshak Plus,” is the first made in India solar powered torch to meet these standards. “This first made-in-India solar powered torch to meet the Lighting Global Quality Standards will posi…