Program AreaHealth & Healthcare
Location of ImpactGlobal, Africa
Headquarters LocationBerkeley , California, United States
Product PlatformsWeb, Hardware
We Care Solar, with its award-winning Solar Suitcase, has advanced the use of solar electricity in under-resourced health facilities to improve maternal and child health outcomes. Over the past five years, WCS's Suitcases have brought light and essential power to more than 1,800 health centers in Africa, Asia and Latin America. To date, WCS has trained over 1000 health workers and technicians, and has served 1.4 million people (700,000 mother-infant pairs).