Moshi, a town at the base of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, is a popular pit stop for many passers-by hiking to the summit. Mondo*arc Editorial Assistant Femke Gow had the opportunity to visit four families of children who attend the TAFCOM Children’s Center.
Solar love in Moshi
At 5,895 meters, Uhuru Peak, Mount Kilimanjaro, is the highest natural elevation point in all of Africa. And Little Sun has now made it all the way there!
Little Sun reaches the summit
of Mount Kilimanjaro
Located in the South Pacific, Tongoa Island, one of Vanuatu’s smallest islands was also the hardest hit by Tropical Cyclone Pam in March, 2015. Thanks to the hard work of Francesca von Habsburg and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (TBA21) team, Little Sun lamps were distributed to schools damaged or destroyed by the cyclone.
Little Sun reaches Tongoa
24-year-old Tilla D Katenga took it upon himself to bring Little Sun lamps to his home village in Malawi. This is his story.
Little Sun finds
its way to Malawi
A two-part story from our Africa business sales manager, Mason, on his adventures on the road in Tanzania.
On the Road in Tanzania
Mason Huffine is Little Sun’s laugh-a-minute business and sales manager for Africa and, a few weeks ago, returned to Berlin from another solar light-bringing adventure in Tanzania, a country close to his heart after living there for four years.
On the road in Tanzania
A conversation with Melody Sarudzayi Joachim, one of Little Sun’s oldest friends and Chairperson of Alight Zimbabwe about her work selling Little Sun lamps to those without access to electricity.
Little Sun, big love
Olivier Laboulle brought much-needed Little Sun lamps to South Sudan’s capital Juba, and he has shared his inspiring experiences with us here.
Light and hope
in South Sudan
Our founder Olafur Eliasson shares with us his relationship with light – beginning with his childhood memories in Iceland.
The Rise of Little Sun
Our founder Olafur Eliasson shares with us the importance of light – the profound impact that access to light has on our lives.