Clay Pot Cooler Training in Mali: Outcomes and Impacts
This report by the MIT D-Lab Evaporative Cooling for Vegetable Preservation group, the World Vegetable Center, and the Institut d’Economie Rurale provides an analysis of data from 264 interviews conducted with clay pot cooler training participants in Mali. The report discusses the storage challenges facing the training participants, the adoption of clay pot coolers after attending a training, the benefits realized by clay pot cooler users, pathways for sharing information beyond the training, and feedback the participants provided on the training program.
The report Clay Pot Coolers: Preserving Fruits and Vegetables in Mali: Report 2016-2021 summarizes the activities of the clay pot cooler project in Mali between 2016 and 2021. Additional information on these technologies can be found here.