SCALEAfrica

SCALEAfrica is a non-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization dedicated to the improvement of rural schools in rural Zambia through the use of sustainable building techniques and active community participation. HOW WE WORK SCALEAfrica's mission has shifted from fixing a localized problem at one school to a much more holisitic view of the link between education and sustainability that includes working toward long-term, culturally-relevant solutions. We have moved beyond a notion of “green” design as purely a physical thing and approach it as a means of improving social, economic, and public health conditions. Better designed spaces encourage learning and community building and that...