Bringing Israeli Innovation to African Villages


Israeli women – and tech – connect African villages to water, electricity

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Israeli organization, Innovation: Africa, was founded by Sivan Ya’ari. Innovation: Africa is recognized for their work in bringing Israeli innovation to African countries, including: Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, The Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal and Ethiopia. They currently involved in 104 projects across 7 countries, making an impact on nearly 1 million people.

Photo: www.innoafrica.org/from-the-field.html

Photo: www.innoafrica.org/from-the-field.html

Innovation: Africa has been using solar energy to provide clean water to villages, installing drip irrigation to allow villagers to grow more food with less water and to sustain agriculture throughout droughts, using solar energy to power Medical Centers, schools and orphanages, among other projects.

Photo: www.innoafrica.org/from-the-field.html

Photo: www.innoafrica.org/from-the-field.html

 

 

 

 

For more information about Innovation: Africa, click here.

 

For the full article, visit The Times of Israel.