Create an InfoSpot

Thanks to all your requests on how to establish an InfoSpot.

Thanks to the SESA project, we have developed a course on rural Internet Access. The course starts with a Rural InfoSpots overview and has the following parts

L1: Regional Competence Centre (RCC) for connectivity and local inclusion

  • Competence Centres at Universities & Tech Centres
  • Students configure & connect communities
  • Knowledge answering the needs
  • Build your own RCC
Regional Competence Centres for School Connectivity

L2: Regional SESA InfoSpots for energy empowerment

  • Wireless Information Spots (InfoSpots)
  • Reaching out 20+ km to mobile network
  • Affordable solution
    • OPEX <20 USD/month – CAPEX
    • 420 USD equipment
    • 1200 USD install & training
Components of the InfoSpot

L3: Digital inclusion and sustainable development in rural areas

  • Identify your Community Spot
  • Measure the mobile network
  • Establish Connectivity
Installing an InfoSpot

L4: Providing Information on Energy

  • Knowledge for Climate Actions
  • Locally available, free of charge for everyone
  • Adopted from SESA Toolbox
  • Local language support

The course was developed as part of the SESA project EU project SESA on Renewable Energy for Africa

More about the SESA project at
The SESA project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 101037141. This material reflects only the views of the Consortium, and the EC cannot be held responsible for any use that may be made of the information in it