Solar Mamas

Solar Mamas

  • BY Mona Eldaief & Jahane Noujaim | IN Social Justice
    Premiered November 5, 2012

About the Film

Jordanian wife and mother Rafea is leaving home for the first time to attend a college in India that is training rural women to become solar energy engineers. Once there, she will join women like her from the developing world to learn concrete skills to change their communities.

Do you think educating women could do more to support stable communities in the developing world than international NGOs have been able to accomplish?

AWARDS

  • 2012 George Foster Peabody Award
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Do you think educating women could do more to support stable communities in the developing world than international NGOs have been able to accomplish?