Liter of Light

Organisation: Liter of Light Italia

Founder: Lorenzo Enrico Niccola Giorgi, Executive Director

Year established: 2011

Place of establishment: Philippines

Place(s) of operation: Malaysia, Indonesia, Colombia, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Italy, France, Netherlands, Morocco, Egypt, Senegal, Ghana, India, Pakistan

Budget: $100,000 - $250,000


Liter of Light redesigns solar lighting for the developing world.

By producing easily reparable solar lights with locally available parts, Liter of Light increases communities' self-reliance by integrating a livelihood model with the capacity to quickly assemble lights rather than diverting almost 70% of production costs on logistics from overseas.