(Photo: ICSD)

(Photo: ICSD)

By Abigail Klein Leichman - September 29, 2019

Large-scale solar fields on church-owned land in Mozambique and Eswatini are to be built through the Faith Inspired Renewable Energy project, a collaboration between the Jerusalem-based Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development (ICSD), renewable energy company Gigawatt Global, and the Anglican Church in northern Mozambique and Eswatini.

β€œThe overwhelming majority of rural households, schools, and health clinics in Niassa Province lack electricity,” explained Phillipa Friedland, deputy director of ICSD, as she signed a memorandum of understanding in Lichinga, Mozambique with Niassa Governor Francisca Domingos Tomas.

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