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Emergency distribution of lights to Somali refugees in the Dolo Ado camps in Ethiopia

Posted by: SAFE Administrator

Modified date: 10/18/2017

Emergency distribution of lights to Somali refugees in the Dolo Ado camps in Ethiopia

Categories

Technology field of reference: Lighting

Relevant sectors: Early Recovery & Livelihoods

Population type: Refugee

Category of funders: Not Available


Project Description

World Vision provided portable lanterns to displaced Somali households in Ethiopia.The project's objective was to provide refugee families in Ethiopia with access to lighting solutions. The project succesfully distributed 20,000 solar lanterns to refugee households in Dolo Ado refugee camp. Through better partnership with suppliers and NGOs after sales service and follow-up could be improved.

Location

Starting and ending date

From 01/01/2012 to 01/01/2012

Number of beneficiaries reached through energy related activites or interventions

20,000 Somali refugee households in Ethiopia fleeing renewed conflict in South Central Somalia

Cost of energy technology and/or fuel

40

Names of implementing partners

d.light, World Vision

Funding sources

N/A