Audio: A Solar-Powered Lifeline for Libya’s Hospitals

The United Nations is installing solar panels to power hospitals in Libya.

They hope it will provide a solution to the long and frequent power outages that have become a problem for the country’s healthcare system.

The BBC‘s Rana Jawad spoke to Noura Hamladji, country director for the UNDP, and Dr. Anas al-Barghathi who runs the Al-Kwefia hospital in Benghazi.

(Photo: Solar panels on the roof of a hospital. Credit: UNDP)

(Source: BBC World Service)

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