Posts Tagged ‘frontier markets’

Impacting Rural Families: A Case Study on Munni

The Problem Over 10 million people in Rajasthan, India have little or no access to electricity, with 22% of these households turning to kerosene to brighten their homes. Kerosene, a highly flammable and toxic fuel, has significant effects on human health, often leading to burns, accidental ingestion by children, eye irritation, and dermatitis. Women and…

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Rakshak Torch: Illuminating Rural Villages

The Problem Over 10 million people in Rajasthan, India have little or no access to electricity, with 22% of these households turning to kerosene to bring light into their homes. 70% of rural India lacks access to reliable electricity, due to high costs of creating physical lighting infrastructure and providing grid connection to remote areas.…

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Frontier Markets partnered with Barefoot College

Frontier Markets partnered with Barefoot College to boost income and energy access for rural women across the world Two women led organizations have combined solar technology and income growth to create a dynamic opportunity for rural women rising out of generational poverty. As the call for gender mainstreaming in energy access mounts, Frontier Markets and…

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