Projects

Fastighetssnabben AB

Lamps 200 lamps
People 1000 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Homa Bay County is located in Nyanza Province of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Homa Bay. The county has a population of just above a million, and borders Lake Victoria to the West and North. The population is mainly small holder farmers, with a few cows and goats for graxzing. This renders them vulnerable to the growth in population, and climate change. The main source of light is kerosene, sometimes replaced by firewood. The price of kerosene is high... Continue reading

Fastighetssnabben AB

Lamps 200 lamps
People 1000 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Homa Bay County is located in Nyanza Province of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Homa Bay. The county has a population of just above a million, and borders Lake Victoria to the West and North. The population is mainly small holder farmers, with a few cows and goats for graxzing. This renders them vulnerable to the growth in population, and climate change. The main source of light is kerosene, sometimes replaced by firewood. The price of kerosene is high... Continue reading

Friends for a cause

Lamps 20 lamps
People 100 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Amboseli is located in Kajiado county southern  part of Kenya. It is bordered by Tanzania to the southwest.  It is commonly known for the park,(Amboseli National Park). The landscape of Kajiado county consists of plains plus some volcanic hills and valleys. The region is very dry with no continually flowing rivers and is officially designated as semi-arid. There are two wet seasons, the ‘short rains’ between October and December and the ‘long rains’ be... Continue reading

BONA OFFICIA

Lamps 150 lamps
People 750 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Amboseli is located in Kajiado county southern  part of Kenya. It is bordered by Tanzania to the southwest.  It is commonly known for the park,(Amboseli National Park). The landscape of Kajiado county consists of plains plus some volcanic hills and valleys. The region is very dry with no continually flowing rivers and is officially designated as semi-arid. There are two wet seasons, the ‘short rains’ between October and December and the ‘long rains’ be... Continue reading

MARSHALL FOUNDATION

Lamps 1000 lamps
People 5000 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Narok County is a county in Kenya. Narok County has a population of 850,920. Its capital and largest town is Narok. Along with Kisii County, Narok County has been identified as having the highest level of practice of female genital cutting in the country, despite the practice being outlawed in 2001. Narok Town is the last major town when travelling by road from Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Park and Keekorok Lodge.  Its town stands as a center for services,... Continue reading

E.ON

Lamps 1075 lamps
People 5375 people
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health

 

 -  Background Homa Bay County is located in the west of Kenya, on the shores of Lake Victoria. Its capital and largest town is Homa Bay. The county has a population of about 963,794 (2009 census) and covers an area of 3,154.7 km². The area has many tourist attractions, including Ruma National Park, Winam Gulf of Lake Victoria, Rusinga and Mfangano Islands, Kanjera Archaeological site, Volcanic Lake Simbi Nyaima in Karachuonyo and Mt. Homa. The populations relies mainly on ... Continue reading

Vattenfall Eldistribution AB

Lamps 375 lamps
People 1875  people
Savings TUSD 40 / year saving saved
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Homa Bay County is a county in Nyanza Province of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Homa Bay. The county has a population of 963,794 (2009 census) and an area of 3,154.7 km². It borders Lake Victoria to the West and North. The main source of light is kerosene, sometimes replaced by firewood. The price of kerosene is higher than in Nairobi by about 40%, due to the long transportation. Education in Homa Bay County There are about 1,000 Primary Scho... Continue reading

Mot lysere tider med Fortum Markets AS

People 2500 people

Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Taita Taveta County is located in a hilly and very scenic part of the Coastal region of Kenya. The capital of Taita Taveta is Voi Town. A lot of the land is covered by the Tsavo East and Tsavo West National parks, well known for a rich animal life. In the lake Jipe area there are elephants co-existing with the community and occasionally there is human animal conflict. Despite all these resources, Taita Taveta is rated among the poorest counties in Kenya with a ... Continue reading

Olgulului Primary School

Lamps 100 lamps
People 500 people
Savings USD 182 saved saved
Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background Olgulului Primary School is located next to the Amboseli National Park in the Amboseli region, just at the foot of Mt Kilimanjaro. The school has a total 442 pupils from standard 1 to 8 (7 to 15 years old), 248 boys and 194 girls. The area is off-grid and the most common source of light is from fire, and in some rare cases kerosene (paraffin). This makes it difficult to do homework. The School has set up some boarding facilities, which this has helped improve t... Continue reading

II Oirero Primary School

People 500 people

Grades Higher grades
Health Better health
 -  Background II Oirero Primary School was the first school where GIVEWATTS did an installation. It was a full solar system and it provided light in three classrooms, two power sockets, as well as security lighting for 4 hours every evening. The school is located in on the foot pf Mt Kilimanjaro, on the edge of the game park Amboseli. The Masaai population is tending their animals, as well as working in the game reserve. The changes in climate and the disappearing forest c... Continue reading