Lombok Emergency Response
LOMBOK EMERGENCY RESPONSE
A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit Lombok on the evening of August 5, killing more than 250 people and leaving thousands seriously injured. More than 68,000 buildings collapsed during the event. Join our relief effort to deliver much-needed supplies to families affected by the earthquake.
At Kopernik, we believe that building collaborations with diverse stakeholders is key in finding practical and innovative solutions to reduce poverty.
Kopernik worked with Evidence Action and J-PAL to replicate the cash transfer program ‘No Lean Season’ in West Timor. This award-winning initiative has been featured by GiveWell and the Economist.
Based on the findings from our solar dryer experiments, we have published a manual on how to build a solar dryer as well as a report analyzing the economic benefits of this technology.