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 ...

AVN Ghana office, Bolgatanga

AVN Ghana office, Bolgatanga
Photo from Progress Report 'Inauguration of AVN-Ghana Office' (view small | med | large | orig)

NV mosque, Dendjola

NV mosque, Dendjola
Photo from Progress Report 'A great 15th year anniversary for AVN' (view small | med | large | orig)

NV village house

NV village house
Photo from Progress Report 'A great 15th year anniversary for AVN' (view small | med | large | orig)

NV chicken house interior

NV chicken house interior
Photo from Progress Report 'A great 15th year anniversary for AVN' (view small | med | large | orig)

A NV school classroom

A NV school classroom
Photo from Progress Report 'A great 15th year anniversary for AVN' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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