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Solar for health stations

May/June 2020. As a COVID-19 relief effort, Sendea's member companies have begun installing solar energy in 20 health stations. The joint project of Sendea, Stiftung Solarenergie (Germany) and Signify (Netherlands) enables rural health stations to remain active after dark. This will significantly improve health care. Read more...


February 2020 (Sendea Academy): Our next training for solar technicians has started on February 24th. The five-week course offers a sound introduction to all aspects of solar technology.

A total of 13 students will attend the course, which will be held at the Nakawa Training Institute.


February 2020 (Sendea Academy): A major concern of Sendea is to support the CEOs of local solar companies. This includes improving and developing management and personal skills. 

In a new scholarship program, Sendea supports the CEOs of member companies in their further development.


February 2020 (Sendea Academy): As part of a new scholarship program, Sendea supports the advanced training of solar engineers at Kampala University. Denise Kajumba and Patricia Namuddu are the first two scholarship holders in the new program. Congratulations!


December 2019: On behalf of the Stiftung Solarenergie - Solar Energy Foundation (Germany) the members of Sendea have realized four more solar villages. In all solar villages, households received solar home systems at a reduced price. This is to raise awareness among rural households about the possibilities of solar technology in their daily lives.