Last updated: February 27, 2011
Sobre la Roca is led by Ruth Graciela Saavedra. The group has helped thousands learn to solar cook in Bolivia.
Audio and video
- August 2010: Energy Entrepreneurs: Starting a solar-powered tradition A short film by Julia Kumari Drapkin. She speaks with Ruth Saveeda, A native Bolivian, who has worked to improve the lives of women and children in poor communities by introducing solar cooking. Like many areas, These communities are experiencing deforestation, and the smoke from traditional wood stoves has damaged the health of residents, beyond those directly involved with cooking. She helped found Sobre la Roca, which makes high quality solar box cookers from recycled materials as part of their efforts to spread her message.
Sobre La Roca
Mobile: +591 7 640 1424
Office: +591 4 440 1977