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  1. Pay-as-you-go solar is lighting up the lives of Ghana’s micro-entrepreneurs

    September 4, 2017 - by Kawien Ziedses des Plantes - 3 comments


    Demand for electricity in Ghana is ever-growing but the grid can be unreliable. Renewable energy providers such as PEG are helping fill the gaps.


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  2. The needs of a community bank customer

    June 13, 2013 - by Kawien Ziedses des Plantes - 1 comment


    I’m accompanying a group of European and US Oikocredit investors, members and staff to a village in the northwest of Cambodia. It is my first time to meet the Khmer, the people of Cambodia. All I know about Cambodia is from the movie, the Killing Fields, which tells one man’s story of how he survived the bloodiest period in this country’s history.


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