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Lighting Africa Program Brochure

05 November 2017

This brochure provides a brief overview of the Lighting Africa program, including its approach and history. It replaces a previous version of the brochure published in 2015 to reflect new program-countries and updated results.

Deep Dive Supply Chain Report, Tanzania

01 November 2017 Tanzania

Launched in 2016, the overall goal of Lighting Africa/Tanzania is to contribute to the development of a commercial market for quality-verified solar lanterns and solar home systems (SHS). The target is to enable access to cleaner and safer off-grid lighting and energy for 6.5 million people in Tanzania by end 2019 – focusing predominantly on … Read More

Off-Grid Solar Market Trends Report 2016

03 March 2016

A lively read for companies, investors, governments, and other key players interested in the opportunities and challenges presented by the dynamic off-grid solar market. The report tracks the groundbreaking technological advances and innovative business models which have emerged to transform the lives of millions through affordable modern solar energy services. This is the third in … Read More

Spotlight Numéro 2: Le Mystère du Costume Disparu

28 January 2016

Ceci est le deuxième numéro de la série de la bande dessinée « Spotlight ». Lighting Africa a commandé cette série afin qu’elle soit utilisée comme un outil de sensibilisation du consommateur, qui à la fois divertit et enseigne sur les avantages et l’utilisation de produits solaires hors réseau. Dans la série, le journaliste Ace … Read More

Spotlight Issue 2: The Mystery of the Missing Suit

28 January 2016

This is the second issue in the “Spotlight” comic book series. Lighting Africa commissioned this consumer education tool to entertain as it teaches about the benefits and use of off-grid solar products. In the series, news reporter Ace and his cousin Malaika uncover intriguing stories and solve many mysteries while they spread the knowledge and joy that comes with … Read More

Deep Dive Supply Chain Report, Ethiopia

05 January 2016 Ethiopia

Lighting Africa/Ethiopia sought to understand the solar supply chain in Ethiopia against a background of increased products and growth of the sector. The overarching objective of the research was to provide a comprehensive retail, supply and value chain analysis of the market for off-grid lighting products in Ethiopia. This report presents findings from the retail … Read More