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Tag: COVID19

India
Aspirational Districts: an Update on our Current Work
Aspirational Districts Ongoing Initiatives Barefoot College International is currently working within 7 aspirational districts across India to build community resilience, sustainable lifestyles and climate justice in rural villages. Our work includes Solar Engineer training of...
India
Rural Communities in India: How We Worked to Save Lives
While we have been witnesses to how ‘it’ has ravaged mega-cities and cities across the globe, our worst nightmare of ‘it’ reaching the rural communities of India has come breaking our doors. Read through the...
Peru Solar Mamas Return Safely to their Communities
Scenes from Puno, where 2 of the trainees’ homes are   An Unexpected Journey. A Sudden Test of Courage. Four indigenous women from Peru traveled to India at the end of February 2020 to be...
India
How Our Education Programs Continue to Function Despite The Effects of Covid-19
With school closures, face-to-face learning has been interrupted across India   Our Latest Projects Funded These times of upheaval, while schooling has completely halted, can be seen as an opportunity to restructure education in a...
India
Our COVID Relief Response has Grown
To become a Partner and help a community (or more) with relief contact us as covid19-relief@barefootcollege.org Serving the Most Vulnerable with Multiple Systems We have just added two new unique programs to our COVId-19 Relief...
Zanzibar
Barefoot College Zanzibar's Response to COVID-19
Written by Brenda Geofrey, Barefoot Enriche Coordinator, Zanzibar   Our Enriche curriculum encompasses workshops such as handwashing practices and health modules. Solar trainees are being taught how many diseases can be prevented by washing their...
Global
Our Global Operations for COVID-19
Our Relief Strategy Package As an established global team of dedicated front-line workers, we have pivoted our resources and efforts towards supporting our long-standing and growing network of grassroots entities on the ground and the beneficiaries...