Energy to burn
Could renewable energy leapfrog fossil fuels in developing nations, in the same way that mobile phones leapfrogged landlines, providing people like Margaret with energy security, a healthier smoke-free kitchen and reducing the pressure on nearby forests?
Give to get
Her neighbours have taken note, and are making the same changes on their land. With increased productivity, the same farms are supporting more people. Margaret, a farmer with virtually no safety net, took a chance on change. It’s time for others to be as brave.