Last updated: 4 October 2017
Greenpeace, known for their environmental awareness campaigns, began offering workshops to train volunteers to be solar ambassadors. Participants received information on helping remote village areas with solar energy projects. The projects will include both solar PV electrical installations and workshops to demonstrate and promote the use of solar thermal cooking. The training for trainers began in July 2017.
- October 2017: Greenpeace held trainings to better prepare participants to be more effective solar cooking trainers. Workshops were held in Casablanca and Air Faska, Morocco in July 2017. More photos of the training in Casablanca.
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- July 2017: According to the Morocco World News, the international environmental advocacy group said the initiative aims to create a “network of solar ambassadors” to catalyze “the deployment of decentralized solar energy in the kingdom to complement macro scale energy development.” Read more about the projects: Greenpeace Launches Solar Energy Education Project in Morocco - Morocco World News
- October 2017: Dans différentes régions du Maroc, Greenpeace transmet les rudiments de la cuisine à l'énergie solaire - Huffpost Maroc - (English version)
- October 2017: Collection: Solar Energy in Morocco (Photos & Video) - Greenpeace Media