Solar-powered fridges aid COVID recovery in Djibouti
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Solar-powered fridges aid COVID recovery in Djibouti13 December 2021
This year’s COVID-19 lockdowns cut off Djibouti’s fishing community from their markets. But with no way to store fish in the searing heat, many fishers were forced to throw their catch away. Now, thanks to some solar-powered fridges, they’re back on their feet and trading with new customers.
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