Association la Voute Nubienne (AVN)

AVN's mission is to improve housing conditions through an appropriate architecture, as soon as possible, for as many people as possible. In sub-Saharan Africa, the struggle to obtain decent housing plunges millions of families into a vicious circle of poverty. AVN offers a solution to this problem, based on three integrated concepts: A Roof + A Skill + A Market AVN organises the training and support of local Nubian Vault (NV) builders and entrepreneurs to promote this solution on a large-scale, with a view to developing a self-sustaining market in NV construction. As a result, families can acquire affordable, sustainable, and decent housing, at the same time improving their economic cond...

Freeway rest area NV prayer room

Freeway rest area NV prayer room
Photo from Progress Report 'AVN Diversifies in Senegal' (view small | med | large | orig)

Kodith village NV primary school

Kodith village NV primary school
Photo from Progress Report 'AVN Diversifies in Senegal' (view small | med | large | orig)

Outside Nguendar Clinic

Outside Nguendar Clinic
Photo from Progress Report 'AVN Diversifies in Senegal' (view small | med | large | orig)

Mother & baby

Mother & baby
Photo from Progress Report 'AVN Diversifies in Senegal' (view small | med | large | orig)

Midwife & nurses with baby

Midwife & nurses with baby
Photo from Progress Report 'AVN Diversifies in Senegal' (view small | med | large | orig)

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