Solar-powered MP3 player educating third world women
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Educating people in very poor countries that don’t have electricity is an extremely difficult challenge, especially when the majority of the population can’t read or write. But it’s a challenge URIDU has taken on with a new MP3 player - called MP3ForLife - that’s powered by the sun, and has been translated into over 100 languages by thousands of volunteers. It’s operated by voice command and recognises questions like “How can I prevent malaria?” or “How can I purify water?” then plays back the information needed. It also has advice on social issues to promote gender equality, contraception guidance and…
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