Making do with what you have. The age-old idiom rings true in many parts of the world.
But what if you have nothing to make do with and the situation is so dire that government, the economy or foreign aid are no longer able to solve it?
Malawi's current energy crisis eclipses everything and it is difficult to find an area not impacted by the lack of power in the country.
Business, education, healthcare, transport, air travel, tourism. When the lights go out, everything is affected. Factories close, children cannot study, travel becomes dangerous.