Solar for Cameroon

 
$60
$3,440
Raised
Remaining
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  • Solar for Cameroon has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $60 from an original funding goal of $3,500!
    • 10 months ago
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  • Solar for Cameroon has received 3 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar for Cameroon posted a progress report
    Additional Material Added to "Circuits and Solar"
    By - John Barrie - Executive Director
    This summer we added sections to our "Circuits and Solar" curriculum, and we have had our first trial of the new curriculum yesterday and today (in Guatemala) The additional material helps students understand how to connect solar panels together to either create higher voltage or higher amperage.  (The total amount of...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar for Cameroon posted a progress report
    Cameroon Solar Update
    By - John Barrie - Executive Director, ATC
    Our solar project in Cameroon needs a funding push to get enough funding to teach Circuits and Solar. Our other similar projects show that once a class graduates they have the skills to understand, maintain and repair solar power systems.  Solar is less expensive than kerosene lamps so the people who purchase solar...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar for Cameroon posted a progress report
    Update on Business Climate in Cameroon
    By - John Barrie - Executive Director, ATC
    One of the goals of The Appropriate Technology Collaborative is to set up small to medium scale businesses in less economically developed countries.  Often there are many barriers to business development.  The regulations for starting a business can be obscure even to local people with years of experience....
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar for Cameroon has made updates to their project page.
    • 1 year ago
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  • Solar for Cameroon posted a progress report
    Lesson plans educating and exciting students!
    By - Kirsten Mowrey - Volunteer Assistant
    In preparation of sending our solar kits, we sent Mr. Monthe our basic lesson plan for our Circuits and Solar class.  He responded that his students have responded enthusiastically to receiving the plans. Below is a direct quote from his email; French is the language in Cameroon.   "During my teaching, at the...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Solar for Cameroon has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 2 years ago
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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Project Leader

John Barrie

Ann Arbor, Michigan United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Solar for Cameroon