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Dear friends and members of the empowering people. Network,

Our monthly epUpdate is yours! It provides you with interesting news on your peers in the Network and invites you to explore topics and developments that further you and your organization.

Enjoy the reading!

Your empowering people. Network team


Open epExpert positions

The empowering people. Expert service is looking for specialists voluntarily donating their time and skill set and thereby addressing challenges that small organizations face in their development due to either an unavailability of the skills needed or simply because they cannot afford the fitting workforce.

Entrepreneurship Training for Rural Electrification

with Smart Hydro Power in Colombia! We are looking for an expert to build a training program for local entrepreneurs. Support their first steps into economic independence - apply here

See impressions of former missions here...


News from the Network…

Congratulations to (B)energy

(B)energy is one of 100 innovative ideas being awarded by "Land of Ideas" 2017. Check it out here (website in german)

Solar Kiosk in Rwanda

Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster, featured a video about our award winning mobile solar kiosks and their impacts in Rwanda. Definitely worth watching -here

A bracelet to save babies in India

The winner of our frist prize Bempu Health was featured by Deutsche Welle - watch their video on Bempu here



Drought in East Africa

Find out how small social enterprises tackle drought challenges in East Africa! A post on the water blog by Caroline Weimann, project manager at Siemens Stiftung.


Events, Dates and More

New Program by Ashoka and the Schneider Electric Foundation

Ashoka and the Schneider Electric Foundation, in partnership with Enel, are looking to select and support the 15 most innovative organizations that offer creative and systems-changing solutions to tackle fuel poverty and promote energy sustainability in five European countries: Germany, Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Spain. Apply to the “Social Innovation to Tackle Fuel Poverty” Program

Agroexpo 2017 in Bogotá from July 13-23

Meet aQysta at the Fair and find out about their Barsha Pump!

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