One resource the Horn of Africa has in great abundance is sunlight. Sitting close to the equator, the Horn is well positioned to reap the benefits of the sun’s potent and reliable source of energy to connect people to power and improve livelihoods. In particular, ARAHA has focused on helping refugees and displaced peoples use solar power to improve household life and chores even while in transit.

ARAHA's solar light project

Solar Light

Harnessing the power of the sun during daylight hours, ARAHA’s solar lamps offer a measure of security and comfort after nightfall. Solar lights offer a dignified solution to improving the safety of home life for families not connected to electricity. These lights are especially important for the protection of women and children against the ever-present […]