Impact of solar powered water pumps to lives of women and girls in Nepal

Last Modified: Wed Aug 31 2016 14:00:16 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
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    hours each day that Sushmita and many girls in her village in Nepal save from not having to collect water after the installation of solar energy driven water pump by solar enterprise Renewable World.
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    houses within the village that have also installed similar pumps. The benefits of installing these pumps include:
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    The installation of the solar panels and the water pump has made life easier for women and girls, allowing for more time to be spent on activities other than fetching water, and improving the hygiene and sanitation of households.
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    Since the pumps were installed, there is no empty land in the community, and all households are growing vegetables, fruits, and crops throughout the year.