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Light changes everything

6 monthes ago   |   By SolarAid

Nyakantingi Primary School
Derrick studies at Nyakantingi primary school in Zambia. It's a rural school, miles away from the electricity grid - in an area that has been badly hit by the severe drought. The land in the village is dry, and many families are struggling to put food on the table. When the sun sets, there is nothing left to do but go to sleep as the village, in lacking electricity, becomes pitch black.
However, over the past eight months, things have started to change. A Light Library was introduced at the village school. A Light Library works like a library for books, but with...
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