Tag: Barefoot College

Philips
Philips Lighting Powers Up Our Campus
December 27, 2017 Philips Lighting powers up Barefoot College in Rajasthan The college’s Tilonia campus now has access to reliable off-grid energy with a 116 KW solar system provided by Philips Foundation New Delhi, India–...
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For Women, By Women
For Women, By Women Two leaders create entrepreneurship solutions for sustainable energy Sometimes you meet someone who you realise could finish your sentences, whose spark and energy rivals your own. That is how Barefoot’s CEO...
Enterprise solutions for global poverty
You can’t address a complex problem with a linear solution. You need a network. Through our growing partnerships with corporations and foundations committed to global change for the betterment of all, we’ve expanded our impact...
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B. Barefoot Honey is a Sweet Statement
In the simplest terms, bees are great for the planet. In more complex terms, bees are great for women aspiring to rise out of poverty through vibrant businesses that are good for the planet as...
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B. Barefoot Coffee wakes up economic opportunity
Bold taste. Strong impact. With these simple outcomes, B. Barefoot Coffee is creating enterprise opportunities for the rural poor. While still in a prototype phase, coffee production and sales are underway. Coffee grown in Andhra...
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The Power Of Purposeful Business Catches On
The power of purposeful business catches on Being a great business is not just about making money any more. Consumers around the world have demanded more. Stand for something. Make more than money. Make a...
Hogan Lovells
Let there be light: The business partnership training women to illuminate the developing world
First published in cityAM Authored by: Yasmin Waljee OBE, International pro bono director, London @ Hogan Lovells.  How can we help women in the developing world rise out of poverty and achieve gender equality? For Barefoot...
Communications
The Power of Cross-Learning | TEDx UWCMC
On April 9th 2017, a Tedx event, titled “Borders AborTED”, was held for the first time by the students of the Mahindra United World College (UWCMC). It saw the presence of eight alumni, among which...
Communications
India’s Barefoot College - Ranks in the top 20 Global NGOs
We are delighted to share the news that the only college ‘by and for the rural poor’ was ranked #15 by NGO Advisor’s Top 500 NGOs: World. Sited for our outstanding impact, innovation and governance,...
Rural Education
Barefoot College, in the eyes of a TTIS student reporter
TTIS Tiger Reporter, S. Rajesh, visits Barefoot College to find out for himself how we have improved and brightened the lives os villagers. TTIS has a strong community of readers from 350 schools in India and 600 Tiger Reporters. In...