Rwanda

The Weza Generator

The Weza Generator

Rwanda The Weza Generator was a foot-powered portable energy source that Lifeline Energy used to distribute. It offered power of up to 12v. The foot-powered Weza generator was piloted in Rwanda in a...
Supporting Pyrethrum Farmers

Supporting Pyrethrum Farmers

Rwanda In 2012 Lifeline Energy partnered with US NGO, Coffee Lifeline, in a project funded by SC Johnson to distribute 225 Lifeplayer MP3s to farming communities in northern Rwanda. The educational...
Improving Health Services in Rural Rwanda

Improving Health Services in Rural Rwanda

Rwanda Rwanda’s population of 9.9 million was the most densely concentrated in Africa in 2005.  Maternal mortality rates were among the highest in the world. Malaria and other infectious diseases...
Creating Coffee Lifeline Livelihoods

Creating Coffee Lifeline Livelihoods

Rwanda Prior to the 1994 genocide, coffee was the primary cash crop of Rwanda.  After the war, the coffee sector was devastated and struggled to recover.  Farmers and aid agencies have worked hard...