Tag: #FlipTheSwitch

Hogan Lovells
Barefoot College featured in Flip The Switch, the film
It is with tremendous excitement we release a new trailer about an upcoming documentary film featuring our work here at Barefoot College. The film is part of our three year partnership with Hogan Lovells to...
Communications
#FlipTheSwitch Live Goes to Africa
On this first day of this year, we asked you Can one woman change the world? We then set out to show you. If you followed our communications partner Off Road filming our work throughout...
#FlipTheSwitch •LIVE
“Talk depletes us. Talking and doing fight for the same resources.” -Ryan Holiday 2017 was the year where social media and attention-grabbing headlines were law of the land. A year, where what we did came...
Hogan Lovells
More than a greeting: Visitors make lasting connection
Visitors often come to Barefoot College to see what we do for themselves. They come to meet the heroic women who we proudly call Solar Mamas. And almost always, they tell us, they feel inspired...
The right tools for women to lead
Enriche is aptly named. Barefoot College Solar Mamas are trained as engineers. They learn critical technical skills to perform an amazing task: Solar electrify their villages and maintain the grid for maximum efficiency. This is...
Frontier Markets
Across generations: Impakter connects around the common cause of Planet Earth
It takes a planet to fix one. That’s pretty much why the global magazine, Impakter, exists. Recognizing the ambitious goals of 2015 UN SDG, Impakter provides meaningful content about the comprehensive global effort to make...
Solar
India’s first global solar products launched by women
Disruption typically comes from the ground up, like an Earthquake. Unexpected, a rumble comes then a shake and things have forever changed. Some rumbles came from small labs or even garages. Others came from a...
Frontier MarketsSolarEnriche
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...
Enriche
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...