Economic crisis in Kédougou hits hard on micro energy businesses12 May 2017
Due to the economic crisis that hit the region of Kédougou last year, Energy 4 Impact was forced to end its operations in the area. The region’s economy depends mostly on gold mining, but with one of the main mines closing in 2016, the area’s economic stability took a hit, making it a…Read more
Poor weather conditions and waning gold industry affect Fatoumata’s solar lamp business25 August 2016
Fatoumata has been facing challenges most of her life, but has always shown determination to overcome them. So when economic crisis hit her region a few months ago, she fought to find ways to keep her business going and continue spreading the word about the benefits of solar lighting.