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webinar – Solar-powered Water Solutions for Sustainable Agriculture in SSA

February 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

03:00 PM
04:30 PM
Feb 25, 2021

Solar power has the potential to provide sustainable energy used for water pumping by more than 95%, compared to alternative resources.

In recent years, solar-powered irrigation has become increasingly attractive to countries as a reliable, clean-energy solution for agricultural water management, especially in areas with low elevation topography and high solar radiation incidence levels.

In this webinar, our guest experts will spotlight how Sub-Saharan African countries can simultaneously work towards agricultural development, gainful employment, rural poverty reduction and the sustainable management of natural resources, especially water.

ModeratorNicolette Pombo-van Zyl, Editor, ESI Africa

Titus Koech, Technical Services Manager SSA | JinkoSolar
Simani Dube, Technical Consultant | Samansco & Solarquest Group
Asenath Kiprono, Global Water & Solar Specialist | Oxfam

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February 25
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm