Sunday, November 8, 2009

It's a light, it's a bag, it's a charger! It's FLAP!

When I was at PopTech in October, I saw the solar FLAP (Flexible Light and Power) bag, a joint project of Portable Light, Timbuk2, and PopTech.  It seemed like something that could help make mobiles in program work more feasible for staff, community volunteers, or community health workers. One of the main challenges we find in our work is lack of electricity, to charge phones among other uses. Continue reading....

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FLAP power for the basics: illumination and communication
Pop! Tech:  Oh!


  1. Loved this post. Maybe they could create a solar capulana!

    I'm pretty sure reactions would be similar up where I'm headed in Niassa. Too bad I don't have one to take


  2. Have a nice time in Niassa. I look forward to reading your posts about it on Maneno! Linda