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    • Lighting up India’s off-grid communities

      Lighting up India’s off-grid communities

      Signify and South Pole are working to bring light to off-grid communities in India.

    • EcoEnergy microlending program

      EcoEnergy microlending program

      Lighting lives – Pakistan: a micro-lending program with Kiva and EcoEnergy to offer financial access to solar lighting systems in underserved communities.

    • Access to light, the first step to a brighter world

      Access to light, the first step to a brighter world

      Lighting lives – Philippines: solar lighting systems to improve the learning environment for students from off-grid communities at a school in rural Philippines

    • Lighting lives in Indonesia with solar power

      Lighting lives in Indonesia with solar power

      Lighting Lives – Indonesia: Joining forces with Kopernik to light up underserved villages in Sulawesi and bringing light to the earthquake-struck island of Lombok.

    • Lighting for displaced people – Beqaa valley, Lebanon

      Lighting for displaced people – Beqaa valley, Lebanon

      Together with Jusoor and Signify Middle East & Turkey, we brough light to Syrian refugee homes and schools in Lebanon, impacting lives of 6,000 people.

    • Powering the Solar Mamas at Barefoot College

      Powering the Solar Mamas at Barefoot College

      Lighting entrepreneurs – India: By powering the work of Barefoot College, we contribute to enhancing the training infrastructure and programs.

    • Light for sanitation

      Light for sanitation

      Lighting lives – India: Supporting families in 8 villages to enable better access to sanitation by provision of solar lanterns for sanitation facilities.

    • Empowering local women entrepreneurs & building solar energy access in rural Rajasthan

      Empowering local women entrepreneurs & building solar energy access in rural Rajasthan

      Lighting entrepreneurs – India: creating income generating opportunities for rural women through self-help groups where each Solar Saheli serves ~150 households.

    • Let there be light

      Let there be light

      Signify, formerly Philips Lighting foundation has started an initiative to fight energy inequality through education.

    • Bright energy saving villages, Indonesia

      Bright energy saving villages, Indonesia

      Lighting lives – Indonesia: 25 villages in Sumatra, Bali, Kalimantan, and Maluku have been provided with innovative, solar-based LED lighting technology.

    • Can light tackle gender-based violence?

      Can light tackle gender-based violence?

      Humanitarian Lighting – Bangladesh: Prajna Khanna writes about the potential for lighting as a mitigator of gender- based violence in refugee camps.

    • Lighting for schools and refugee camps with Jusoor

      Lighting for schools and refugee camps with Jusoor

      Lighting lives – Lebanon: Collaborating with NGO Jusoor to provide access to quality lighting for Syrian refugees in Lebanon.

    • Light for better learning in China

      Light for better learning in China

      Lighting lives – China: Improving the learning environment in classrooms through energy-efficient and improved lighting

    • Light for better learning

      Light for better learning

      Lighting lives – Indonesia: 25 villages in Sumatra, Bali, Kalimantan, and Maluku have been provided with innovative, solar-based LED lighting technology.

    • One small flight for Aarti, a giant leap for womankind

      One small flight for Aarti, a giant leap for womankind

      Lighting entrepreneurs: India - A heartwarming airport reunion causes Prajna Khanna, our Head of CSR, to reflect on the impacts of the Dharma Life initiative.

    • Meeting India’s Superwomen – The Solar Sahelis

      Meeting India’s Superwomen – The Solar Sahelis

      Lighting entrepreneurs – India: Thomas Deflandre recounts his experience of meeting 3 remarkable women who literally light up people’s lives.

    • Visiting Don Bosco in Delhi

      Visiting Don Bosco in Delhi

      Lighting entrepreneurs – India: Thomas Deflandre writes about his visit to Don Bosco: a training institute for marginalized youth.

    • Illuminating smiles in India

      Illuminating smiles in India

      Lighting lives: Natasha Tandon, Head of CSR, Signify India, shares the efforts behind the “Company with the best CSR impact” award with a recap of the 2019.

    • Lighting up sports fields with SDRF Foundation

      Lighting up sports fields with SDRF Foundation

      Lighting lives – India: Natasha Tandon, Head of CSR, Signify, India shares the impacts of lighting badminton and sport courts for schools in rural India.

    • Sharing the power of light

      Sharing the power of light

      Marking the International Day of Light, our head of CSR, Prajna Khanna, explains how we approach our corporate responsibility commitments.

    • Extending the day with solar streetlights

      Extending the day with solar streetlights

      Lighting Lives – India: Solar street lighting with Smart Power India to make a significant improvement in the quality of life, economy, and safety of villagers.

    • 2020 – may it be the decade of light

      2020 – may it be the decade of light

      Our Head of CSR, Prajna Khanna, looks back at 2019, and some key moments, to get inspired for the next year (and decade)

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