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Meet Evans
Evans Wadongo invented a way for rural Kenyans to replace smoky kerosene and firelight with solar lanterns. English Video | En español Video | Extra Video | Tribute Video
The story behind the Hero
Men, women and children sing and gather around as Evans Wadongo shows how his invention will soon light up their homes. Full story
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