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How to build an off-grid solar schoolhouse in rural Kenya in 2 days

According to current statistics from UNESCO and the World Bank, three-quarters of Kenyans live in rural areas and more than 1 million children don’t have access to education. In their “Solar Classroom in a Box” pilot project, UK-based Aleutia takes prefabricated and tech-enabled school buildings that are “flat-packed like an IKEA dresser” and ships them to the areas where they are most needed. ...

September 30, 2015 — Melissa C. Lott
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