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Local bakery buys and sells at SOLARKIOSK E-HUBBS

Over the course of the last three years SOLARKIOSK has been bridging the gap between local producers and consumers.   Across 56 local communities in Rwanda, the E-HUBBs are perceived by the local communities as a connecting link between factory

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SOLARKIOSK in the Süddeutsche Zeitung

SOLARKIOSK’s efforts to bring solar energy into East Africa’s rural communities have been reported in one of Germany’s largest daily newspapers – the Süddeutsche Zeitung.

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Impact: Putting your metrics where our mouth is!

There has been a lot of talk about impact in recent years, particularly in the impact investment crowd and within social enterprise circles, i.e. the investees. But on what basis can investors or businesses really claim to be impactful and

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A royal E-HUBB visit in Ethiopia

The SOLARKIOSK team in Ethiopia recently welcomed the Crown Prince of Norway Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit, along with delegates of several Norwegian renewable energy companies in an E-HUBB in Butajira cluster. Representatives of Innovation Norway who organized the visit

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Shared knowledge for a shared vision

One of the great advantages of SOLARKIOSK’s Pan-African setup, which spans no less than 6 countries, is that our teams can consistently learn more from one another’s trials and tribulations. This means that solutions that have been tried and tested

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COP23 is ready for the future along with SOLARKIOSK

SOLARKIOSK is proud to be part of the “Ready for the future” poster campaign of German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), promoting the upcoming COP23 event in Bonn. SOLARKIOSK, represented under the motto

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SOLARKIOSK organises operator training sessions in Ethiopia

Following the success of the latest operator training sessions in Kenya, SOLARKIOSK has organized an operator training day in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. During the participatory and practical training, the operators and area officers engaged in various confidence-building activities, as well