Category: Bunker Roy

The women of India's Barefoot College bring light to remote village
Securing the end of her bright yellow and orange sari firmly around her head, Santosh Devi climbs up to the rooftop of her house to clean her solar panels. The shining, mirrored panels, which she...
Barefoot College offers advanced education to rural villages.
Social activist Sanjit “Bunker” Roy is doing big things in India. He founded Barefoot College, an organization based in small village Tilonia, which aims to assist the estimated 41 percent of the Indian population living...
Disrupting poverty: How Barefoot College is empowering women ...
Sanjit “Bunker” Roy has found a better way to solve poverty: train women as engineers so they can transform their villages. Early one morning in March 2010, Susanna Adelheid Huis left her home in the...