Tag: Meagan Fallone

Communications
THE TECHNOLOGISTS OF THE FUTURE | TEDTALK
In her recent TedTalk, our CEO Meagan Fallone explains why, it could be illiterate and semi-illiterate women, coming from the poorest rural villages, whose #AdaptiveIntelligence makes them ideal to spearhead the upcoming global technology surge.  ...
Communications
Construction of Barefoot College Fiji Commences
This October 24th, the Fijian Government (Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation) and Barefoot College signed a formal agreement to construct a Barefoot College in Vanua Levu, North Fiji. The College will be focusing...
Communications
CEO of Barefoot College Reveals Her Day to Day Lifestyle
People often wonder how residents of Barefoot College, including its CEO live on a day to day basis. Thankfully the good people at GreenVaders, a french eco-blog, put together the following interview when the two...
Communications
Developing Energy Aspirations with Community Support
To honour women in energy in India, this month’s issue of Energy NexT Magazine interviewed our CEO and visionary Meagan Fallone.
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...
Gov of IndiaCommunicationsSolar
Solar Mamas of Africa to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his visit to Tanzania
Barefoot College International and The Solar Mamas of Africa to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on visit to Tanzania Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, July 9, 2016 Barefoot College International confirmed today that 32 Solar Mamas...