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17 December 2019: Social business Little Sun reaches a milestone by successfully delivering one million solar lamps worldwide

August 5, 2019: Little Sun x Scribit: The world’s largest mosaic is about to enter your home
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June 4, 2019: SAMMANLÄNKAD: IKEA and Little Sun develop helpful solar gadgets for everyday use
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March 6, 2019: 20 million additional study hours for school children in Rwanda: Olafur Eliasson’s Little Sun Foundation increases access to education with solar energy
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February 8, 2019: Design with an impact: Olafur Eliasson’s social business Little Sun shines a light on sustainability at Ambiente 2019

November 28, 2018: Medical care powered by the sun: Solar power to support healthcare and safer deliveries in Zanzibar, Tanzania

August 8, 2018: Virgil Abloh, Naomi Campbell, and others raise awareness for Little Sun’s mission at CIFF SS19

July 2018: Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts collaborates with Olafur Eliasson’s Little Sun project and Nate Koch for August 3rd Solar Nightwalk on Governors Island

Juin 2018 : L’entreprise sociale Little Sun lauréate du Concours d’innovation pour l’accès à l’énergie au Sénégal initié par le PNUD

June 18, 2018: Little Sun wins Best Social Enterprise Act at the 2018 Billion Acts Hero Awards

June 7, 2018: Social business Little Sun launches sustainable living collaboration with IKEA to raise awareness for energy access for all

February 8, 2018: Design with a purpose: Olafur Eliasson’s social business Little Sun sheds a light on sustainability at Ambiente 2018

Februar 2017: Design für den guten Zweck: Olafur Eliassons Social Business Little Sun erleuchtet Ambiente 2018

September 1, 2017: New solar lamp by Olafur Eliasson shines a light on the need for energy access

June 6, 2017:  Santa Shoebox project distributes 1395 Little Sun solar lamps to children in South Africa

May 30, 2017: New reports: the socio-economic impact of solar lamps on refugees and students

February 8, 2017: The power of solar: saving lives with digital health in Tanzania

February 2017: Who said design can’t change the world ?

Februar 2017: Das Social Business Little Sun von Künstler Olafur Eliasson erleuchtet die Welt mit Solarlampen im handlichen Format

November 7, 2016: Olafur Eliasson’s Little Sun shines a light on Climate Change at COP22 opening in Marrakesh

7 Novembre 2016: Little Sun illumine la cérémonie d’ouverture de la COP22 à Marrakech

Communiqué de presse, novembre 2016: De la lumière pour tous – Little Sun s’associe à Santa Shoebox

Press release, November 2016: Little Sun teams up with non-profit Santa Shoebox Project

Press release, Aug 2016: Can design change the world? Olafur Eliasson’s social business Little Sun will show you how at NY Now

Press release, May 2016: Little Sun launches its solar charger

Press release, Feb 2016: Little Sun Charge launch at Ambiente

Pressemitteilung, Feb 2016: Little Sun auf der Ambiente

Press release, Dec 2015: Little Sun Little Solutions Campaign

Press release, Sep 2015: Little Sun Charge Olafur Eliasson’s solar charger Triples Crowdfunding Goal

Press release, Sep 2015: Olafur Eliasson and Little Sun Launch a Major Crowdfunding Campaign

Pressemitteilung, Sep 2015: Olafur Eliasson startet mit dem Solarunternehmen Little Sun Crowdfunding-Kampagne auf Kickstarter Deutschland

Press release, June 2015: Little Sun partners with Strategic Energy to launch in Tanzania, backed by SunFunder

Press release, June 2015: Little Sun wins at Europe’s Biggest Environmental Technology Awards

Press release, May 2015: Social business Little Sun confirmed as a Certified B Corp

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