Project JYOTI Back
Solar Lantern Project, Rajasthan

To promote solar energy, ANANDANA, in partnership with Mahila SEWA Trust (MST) of Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) has implemented two projects to empower women through solar lanterns.

  • Identified two trained women to train 10 women in the fabrication of lanterns who in turn passed on their skills to 200 women
  • Over 15000 lanterns were produced by these women
  • Additionally, 10 women were imparted training on hand pump installation, repair and maintenance
  • Lanterns have been distributed to 15000 households (approx.)
  • Around 57000 villagers benefitted with the provision of solar lantern and installation of hand pumps
Site Visit & Social Audit
Photo Gallery