Burundi light project on CNN International this weekend

Credit: Christopher Fabian, Burundi

Credit: Christopher Fabian, Burundi

This Saturday through Wednesday, Inside Africa is airing an episode on a UNICEF-supported light project in Burundi. The portable LED light pilot project is one of the lighting options being explored by UNICEF and partners to address the limited access to power in Burundi and the lack of lighting in villages. Be sure to check it out.

Inside Africa is CNN International’s weekly program that travels to different parts of the continent to report on local challenges, introduce outstanding people, and explore what makes each place unique.

Watch the show at these times (GMT):

Saturday, Nov 30: 11:30 and 18:30
Sunday, Dec 1: 04:30
Monday, Dec 2: 05:30
Wednesday, Dec 4: 08:30

Read more about the light project and watch a video: Small LED device piloted to empower women and power rural communities in Burundi

Read more about our work in Burundi:

Burundi: 3% access to the electrical grid. 50%+ malnutrition.

Burundi Lab co-lead Alfred talks about tech (video)

“In a place this lush and green, how can people be malnourished?”

Health Centre, Village Latrines and a rainstorm

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