SCI - All About Access

Charity Name: 
Solar Cookers International
CFC Number: 
11023
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Transcript: 
For more than thirty years, Solar Cookers International (SCI) has worked with people around the globe to provide education and clean cooking solutions to improve human and environmental health, particularly in the world's poorest regions. To learn more about Solar Cookers International's work and the global solar cooking movement, visit www.solarcookers.org. Transcript: Did you know smoke from cooking over an open fire poses a higher health risk than malaria, tuberculosis, and HIV/AIDS combined? Time spent finding firewood means less time for family, education, community, and income generation. Cutting trees for firewood creates massive environmental devastation. When the healthiest, most environmentally friendly cooking fuel is free, why are over 3 billion – yes, 3 billion people like Rosemary still using wood for cooking and making water safe to drink? Why? Put yourself in Rosemary’s place. You want a better way. But where do you start? It’s all about access… to knowledge, to network, to funding. This is where Solar Cookers International shines.