We believe in the endless potential of the rural poor. Barefoot College forges a first-of-its-kind, women-centered, global network dedicated to sustainable development in every community where poverty exists.
Barefoot College's global community began in 1972 in the rural outpost of Tilonia, India
A disaster recovery and energy sustainability project Throughout Ju... continue reading
Barefoot Solar Engineers & Entrepreneurs attract acclaim, support at the Inauguration of the International Solar Alliance. Each solar Mam... continue reading
“I want to learn more solar. I want to do more than I have already.”- Florentina, Belize Solar Mama
“This training is going to improve my village and teach my sisters to also become Solar Mamas.”- Marina, Ivory Coast Solar Mama
“We are women! When you get something, don’t leave it. Take it in the brain and use it.”- Fatma, Zanzibar Solar Mama