Waste and Energy Technologies (WETECH) limited proposes to distribute solar lamps through an innovative, sustainable, and scalable model that will help all Malawians access clean lighting.
Local Links promotes renewable energy products through community-based rural financial services structures, known as savings groups. These groups form Local Links target market in rural Uganda and are a platform for the business model.
A mobile-accessible platform containing pre-developed video and audio content meant to teach farmers in Ghana the most relevant practices to increase farm yields and incomes.
NA Energy Solutions Limited is a social enterprise in Ghana with the aim of distributing energy saving cook stoves.
ElleSolarie is the first women-led, pay-as-you-go clean energy distribution network in West Africa.
Rahwa is a community-based organization that strengthens maternal and child healthcare in rural Eritrea.
Their team will establish relationships with rural based farm input traders (agro dealers) and associations as outlets in Malawi so that farmers can easily access PICS bags instead of relying on central shops.
Mukuru Clean Stoves will partner with local women groups to educate the community on the impacts of household air pollution and sell cook stoves in the most popular local markets in Kenya.
Con-Com will utilize the network of home based care workers (HBCs) who currently work on HIV treatment to help ensure that more women living in rural areas of Tanzania are screened for cervical cancer.
The Safe Passage team will train 100 Traditional Birth Attendants (TBAs) during the initial pilot phase in Nigeria, on the practical use of Misoprostol during child delivery.
Lights For Everyone will launch their pilot program in the district of Lawra, Ghana where almost 90% of the population lives in rural areas. In this region, only 30% of the population is estimated to have access to electricity.
JLF EI distributes high-quality solar lamps and phone chargers from the German manufacturer, Little Sun. The products are specifically designed to resist intensive usage in rural Sub-Saharan Africa such as heat (up to 80°C), heavy tropical rains, drops, dust, and UV.
In collaboration with the Federal and State Ministries of Health in Nigeria, Power in Her Hand Initiative will train community health extension workers to create demand for Sayana Press as well as counsel patients on using the injectable contraceptive.
Impact Light Solar Trading will distribute solar lamps in urban and semi-urban areas of Malawi, beginning with a pilot in Ndirande Township in the city of Blantyre.
Community Health Movement Uganda will take a two-pronged approach. First, they will raise awareness about VMMC in rural communities with local populations and among front line health workers who can refer patients to health facilities. Next, they will train both front line health workers and health workers in health facilities to support VMMC uptake.
The True Care Support Group will tackle the problem of non-completion of ART by providing a support network that offers peer counseling, training, encouragement, and emotional support to women living with HIV, with a focus on pregnant women living with HIV.
PICS bags are potentially the next revolutionary product for safe grain storage for millions of farmers in Ethiopia. The inner lines of the bags greatly hinder the movement of oxygen across the wall of the bag, killing insects. The tough outer woven bag enables to bag to be easily handled. PHK Trading will increase sales and distribution of PICS bags by adoping a youth reseller model.
The Strong Girl Network is piloting a proven intervention to combat cross-generational
sexual relationship in Nigeria with a goal to reach 57,600 girls in 3 months and 500,000 girls in two years.
Chubi Agro will work on scaling up the distribution of high quality maize seeds by scaling up production of quality seeds in order to meet the anticipated growth in demand for improved seeds.
Seteiye Solar Services is committed to replacing kerosene lamps with solar-powered LED lanterns. They will introduce an everyday consumer product, integrating this technology in the lives of with those who need it in 136 villages in the Essien Udim local government area of Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria.