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
It is with tremendous excitement we release a new trailer about an upcoming documentary film featuring our work here at Barefoot College. The film... 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