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Last updated: 29 December 2017      

The Jimmy McGilligan Centre for Sustainable Development in Madhya Pradesh, India is led by Janak McGilligan, who is a Solar Cookers International Associate and a member of the Solar Cookers International Advisory Council.


McGilligan five solar cooker subsidy to landless women, 6-22-17

Women training women to use solar cookers, celebrating World Environment Day. Photo credit: J. McGilligan, 2017.

McGilligan scientist visit post-conf, 1-25-17

Scientists visit the Jimmy McGilligan Centre in January 2017 - Photo credit: Free Press Journal

  • January 2017: Scientists gather to discuss adoption issues - Scientists from 19 countries visited Jimmy McGilligan Centre for Sustainable Development to discuss issues delaying use of solar cooking technology. Deepak Gadhia from the Muni Seva Ashram commented “The problem that we have come across, which hurdles the use of solar powered cookers, is the cost involved for an average person.” “Indore has potential to become MP’s solar hub using solar cooking, food processing and related technologies for food parks, namkeen clusters and organic farming,” Centre Director, Janak Palta McGilligan added to the discussion. Read more...
  • January 2017: World’s top solar cooking experts to visit Jimmy McGillian Centre  - After the 6th SCI World Conference 2017 being held from 16-19 January, a number of solar cooking experts are scheduled to visit the Centre. Read more... - The Free Press Journal

Articles in the media

Audio and video

  • July 2014:
McGilligan Empowering young Rural and Tribal women with Solar Cookers

McGilligan Empowering young Rural and Tribal women with Solar Cookers

See also

External links


See Janak McGilligan.

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