Lifeline Energy

Lifeline Energy is a non-profit social enterprise that provides sustainable information and education access to vulnerable populations. We achieve this by designing, manufacturing and distributing solar and wind-up media players and radios for classroom and group listening. Since 1999, we have distributed more than 500,000 power independent radios to provide on-demand access to information and education, mainly in sub-Saharan Africa. Over the years we have received numerous awards including the Tech Museum of Innovation Award, a World Bank Development Marketplace Award and an Index: Design to Improve Life Award. In addition, our founder and CEO Kristine Pearson was named one of TIME magazi...

Urgent Appeal: Radios for Pakistan

Urgent Appeal: Radios for Pakistan
Photo from Progress Report 'Radios bring relief to Pakistan flood survivors '

An NDI information centre in Port-au-Prince

An NDI information centre in Port-au-Prince
Photo from Progress Report '1000 radios integrated into Haitian relief efforts'

Lifeline Energy's radios

Lifeline Energy's radios
Photo from Progress Report '1000 radios integrated into Haitian relief efforts'

The island's growing 'tent cities'

The island's growing 'tent cities'
Photo from Progress Report '1000 radios integrated into Haitian relief efforts'

Haiti's damaged presidential palace

Haiti's damaged presidential palace
Photo from Progress Report '1000 radios integrated into Haitian relief efforts'
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