solar energy




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Since 2008, Innovation: Africa has completed over 300 solar and water installations bringing light, access to clean water, improved education, refrigeration for vaccines and medicines, and food security impacting more than 2 million people in 10 African countries

Innovation: Africa is a 501 (c)(3) NY based non- profit organization​ that ​brings Israeli solar, water and agricultural technologies to rural African villages

About iA

About iA


With no Energy there is

no water

no electricity

no vaccines

The main challenge in most African countries is the lack of access to energy needed to pump water, power schools and medical centers along with powering vaccine refrigerators.

Still 620 million Africans live without access
to something as basic as a lightbulb.

Drill and pump clean water from below the ground in the aquifers

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Power solar refrigerators to properly store vaccines and medicines

Bring light and install computers in the classrooms

Bring light to medical clinics and to the homes of the nurses and doctors



Transparency and Sustainability

Besides gathering frequent evaluation reports, videos, photos and testimonies from our local staff in seven countries, our donors are able to remotely monitor and track live each solar system, thanks to our unique Israeli designed & UN awarded Remote Monitoring System. Should something break in the system or need a repair, our team receives SMS alerts allowing us to fix the problem immediately.

And we track everything live



"The amazing work that Innovation: Africa is doing serves as an inspiration to all Israelis. This is the face of Israel that I am so proud to represent in the halls of the United Nations.”

Former Ambassador Ron Prosor


Innovation Africa has heart but also expertise and experience.  Adopt your own village and travel with our team.

To power a solar
pumping system

Adopt, solar power and pump clean water to an entire village



To power a rural village,
orphanage or school.

Adopt, solar power and name your own school, orphanage or medical center


Award, Press
& Endorsement

Since 2012, Innovation: Africa was granted Special Consultative Status at The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and has received multiple awards.

We've reached over 100 million people in publications including Washington Post, Newsweek, Forbes and more.  We have been highlighted on Israeli Primetime TV, Channel 2, The Christian Broadcasting Network, The 700 Club, and and many leaders have endorsed our work like the Prime Minister of Uganda, Ruhakana Ragunda.

Humans of iA

Spending time in the field allows us to experience clean water and light for the first time alongside the communities we serve. The mothers, children, and communities that we meet along the way inspire our ideas and, often times, solutions. Each of these individuals has an empowering story worth sharing.


Our Team & Board



innovation africa staff israel

All activities conducted in Israel are done through Innovation Africa Israel Ltd., an Israeli charitable company.

Former Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images

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