Solar ovens and sustained poverty for Africa

NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT

Solar ovens and sustained poverty for Africa

President Obama in Kenya checking out a solar panel.

President Obama in Kenya checking out a solar panel.

Solar technology in Africa, including my country of Uganda, would bring good news to millions of people who today must use firewood, charcoal and dung for cooking. Millions of Africans die from lung infections caused by breathing fumes from these fires, millions more from eating spoiled food, drinking contaminated water and having spoiled medicines, because we don’t have electricity, sanitation or refrigeration. What we do have in abundance is extensive, sustained poverty.

A view from Africa about how they view Western obsession with climate change:

http://climatechangedispatch.com/solar-ovens-and-sustained-poverty-for-africa/

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