Posts Tagged "africa"

Africa-Solidarity-Gandhi-Mandela-Biko-Music-Tribute

Posted by on Nov 17, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Africa-Solidarity-Gandhi-Mandela-Biko-Music-Tribute

Africa-Solidarity-Gandhi-Mandela-Biko-Music-Tribute: The first video we would like to share honors Gandhi (Bapu) which was originally shared with us by his grandson Arun Gandhi and posted to his website here:   “Enjoy one of my grandfather’s favorite Raga’s” – Arun Gandhi Ustad Bismillah Khan “raghu pati raghav raja ram..shenai” Mahatma Gandhi’s Favorite Raga   Vusi Mahlasela’s tribute to Former President Nelson Mandela: “When You Come Back” To Tata Madiba We must give something to the world and not just take from it! ‘Mai Boo Ye Y Africa’ Sing Now Africa, Sing Loud, Sing to the People! Let them give something to the world and not just take from it. We...

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Barefoot College Spreads Knowledge to Africa

Posted by on Aug 1, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Barefoot College Spreads Knowledge to Africa

At a time of increasing involvement with decentralized rural energy systems particularly solar energy, such a system of training barefoot solar engineers can prove very useful in increasing the self-reliance of rural communities in installing and maintaining solar energy systems. Barefoot College’s Bunker Roy at TED – It’s an unexpected scene that you come across in the dusty plains of Kishangarh block in Rajasthan’s Ajmer district — women from several African countries being trained by their Indian sisters to become barefoot solar engineers. Welcome to the world of solar energy in Tilonia village. Here the campus of Barefoot College has...

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