Tag: Bunker Roy

Rural Education
Shikshaniketan Celebrates First Science Fair
Undoubtedly, a significant fraction of children’s schooling involves the learning, and hopefully experimentation, of Science. The Sciences are connected to all aspects of life, even for youth who are not planning to pursue them directly...
Communications
Conversations with Richard Fidler: Bunker Roy [Podcast]
Perhaps you’ve already seen Barefoot’s co-founding member and speaker, Bunker Roy on his very popular TED talk. Or maybe you’ve had the pleasure of working with him. Since the 60s Bunker Ji has been discovering that the...
Solar
Retraining 14 Pacific Islands to Illumination
The big happy family. Acting Prime Minister of Fiji- Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, Minister for Women, Children & Poverty Alleviation- Hon. Rosy Sofia Akbarthe, Address by the High Commissioner of India – H.E Vishvas Sapkal, the solar...
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,...
Hogan Lovells
Hogan Lovells Empowers Women to Bring Solar Light to 34 Countries
20,000 Suns: Hogan Lovells Empowers Women to Bring Solar Light to 34 Countries with Barefoot College 10 July 2016 Hogan Lovells is partnering with Barefoot College and the Government of India to train 400 women...