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Kathy

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Review for Green Empowerment, Portland, OR, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I enjoy being part of an organization that not only provides appropriate, sustainable technology (wind, solar and micro-hydro) but also "walks the talk" on community empowerment by partnering with local NGOs and helping to organize community management of these systems! Green Empowerment also trains and connects government officals in many countries on sustainable energy, clean water systems, biogas and cookstove progress for rural communities so that knowledge is shared and best practices promoted. Impressive.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I volunteer in the office in several ways and while I'm here, I find out about the projects that are in process, the new businesses that spring up in poor rural villages when there is clean power and water and the trainings that are offered in so many venues throughout the world.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Add more staff!

Role:  Volunteer & I.