Renewable Energy in Small and Rural Communities in India
Thursday, November 9, 2023 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location:Benjamin Franklin College
90 Prospect Street
Smita Rakesh has been deeply engaged with the global climate and clean energy ecosystem for the last 15 y ears, designing and implementing intuitional programs in public, private, and development sectors. She is passionate about catalyzing large-scale and inclusive social change through responsible investments and market-based solutions.
Smita holds a master’s degree in environmental sciences and was a Rockefeller Foundation Global Fellow on Social Innovation in 2016. She also serves on the board of Sustain Plus Energy Foundation, a non-profit driving sustainable energy access and development programs in rural India.
Open To:faculty, Graduate and Professional, Staff, Students, undergraduate
Speaker/Performer:Smita Rakesh, 2023 Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellow
Sponsor:Head of College, Benjamin Franklin College
Contact:World Fellows Program