Four Ugandan companies win grants to power refugee camps

Bidi Bidi, one of the largest refugee settlements in the world, is one of the target camps. Others are Kiryandongo and Rwamwanja refugee camps.

The grants were won under the 2018 Smart Communities Coalition Off Grid Energy Challenge funded by USAID’s Power Africa. The US African Development Foundation (USADF) manages the competition.

The winners – Alex Karainizi, Tonny Ssimbwa, Toah Anguso and Sarah Basemera – were announced on the last day of the 2nd Project East Africa Summit in Kampala on Thursday.

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