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Simple technology to reduce indoor air pollution

Here are some of the videos from Practical Action related to smoke hoods, see how it has helped the women and children's health

Nearly two million people die each year as a result of inhaling lethal smoke from kitchen stoves and fires. Practical Action joined forces with Bosch and Siemens Home Appliances Group (BSH) to develop a smoke hood that could be fitted to a fire to vent out the smoke. They created a computer-aided design system to enable development professionals to design customised smoke hoods.

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Lekh Maya has seen improvements in her and her children's health after the installation of smokehood by Practical Action in Devisthan village of rural Nepal. Indoor smoke kills more than 7,500 people in Nepal every year (WHo 2002). Check out the benefits of smokehood from Lekh Maya herself.

 

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Nearly two million people die each year as a result of inhaling lethal smoke from kitchen stoves and fires. Practical Action joined forces with Bosch and Siemens Home Appliances Group (BSH) to develop a smoke hood that could be fitted to a fire to vent out the smoke. They created a computer-aided design system to enable development professionals to design customised smoke hoods. For further information go to www.healthysmokehoods.org

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