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 ...

On-site apprentice training

On-site apprentice training
Photo from Progress Report 'Government policy commitment to AVN Program' (view small | med | large | orig)

Awareness raising meeting

Awareness raising meeting
Photo from Progress Report 'Government policy commitment to AVN Program' (view small | med | large | orig)

The AVN-Ghana team in their new office

The AVN-Ghana team in their new office
Photo from Progress Report 'Inauguration of AVN-Ghana Office' (view small | med | large | orig)

Giulio Cocchini & Victor Atinga

Giulio Cocchini & Victor Atinga
Photo from Progress Report 'Inauguration of AVN-Ghana Office' (view small | med | large | orig)

Guests at the inauguration ceremony

Guests at the inauguration ceremony
Photo from Progress Report 'Inauguration of AVN-Ghana Office' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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