One solar light for children reading into forest

A microproject by ROSI foundation(Rural organising for social improvement)
One solar light for children reading into forest

Summary

In this project one solar lantern is given for Tribe children reading and education. it is used by one child or one more children of each families. 100 are provided by solar lantern. It will give lighting for night time reading into Hilly forest area and improve their education and development.

$2,900
total goal
$2,800
remaining
1
donor
0
monthly donors
15
days

Challenge

In forest area, electricity is not reaching. Tribe and forest dwellers are in dark life. Animal threat and risk condition are continued. TV/Radio, lights and mobile phone are not reaching them due to no electricity. In condition, night time cooking is very difficult for women. children education and night time reading is difficult in the dark place. in this project one solar lantern is given for children reading and education. it is used by one child or one more children of each families.

Solution

No electricity in to the forest and tribe houses. Reading and writing in the dark is not possible. so tribe children education is affected. It results breaking of school going and development. Tribe children education and its continuity is severely affected.

Long-Term Impact

1050 tribe families will be sustaining on lights needs and safety. children will read in the night times. Radio function and mobile will give connection and knowledge about outer world. once provision of solar lights will exist 10-15 years life without maintenance cost. it reduce the fire making of tribe for wild animal and light. it make environment and forest conservation without grid electricity.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

Organization Information

ROSI foundation(Rural organising for social improvement)

Location: Pudukkottai-622001, Pudukkottai dist, Tamil Nadu - India
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @rosifoundation
Project Leader:
PALANIVELU SUNDARAM
project coordinator
Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu India
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