Independent Lens

Solar Mamas

Season 14 Episode 4 | 54m 57s

Welcome to India's Barefoot College, founded by Bunker Roy to provide rural women living in poverty with an education that empowers them to make their communities self-reliant and sustainable. Rafea — a 30-year-old Jordanian mother of four — is traveling outside of her village for the first time to attend Barefoot's solar engineering program.

Aired: 11/05/12

Expired: 11/14/12

Rating: TV-PG

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