Afghan Girls’ Robotics Team Wins Major European Competition

Published by , December 4, 2017 12:53 pm

(Independent.co.uk) An all-girls robotics team from Afghanistan who was briefly denied entry to the US over the summer, have won a major European competition. Three of the 12 members of the team from Herat, Afghanistan’s third-largest city, won with a robot prototype that used used solar energy to support small-scale farmers manage their land.
They were participating in thee Entrepreneurial Challenge at the Robotex festival in Estonia that challenged entrants to solve a real-world problem that would also appeal to potential customers.

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