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“A Roof for Everyone” Project,  Time for Africa
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“A Roof for Everyone” Project, Time for Africa

ORGANISATION BACKGROUND AND LOCAL CONTEXT

The “A Roof for Everyone” project’s aim is to apply innovative,  sus-tainable and low-cost building techniques. Through this intervention, Time For Africa intend to promote the use of local and traditional ma-terials to build houses so to improve environmental friendly building practices within the local communities of the Matutuine District near Maputo in Mozambique.

ACTIVITIES

This is a three-weeks training/visits including a workshop of four hours, which will be conducted in Mozambique within the scope of this pro-ject. Main activities include:

  • 4 hours introductory briefing on both the country and the project background;
  • Visits to the project locations and project beneficiaries;
  • Discussion groups and brainstorming meetings to identify needs and innovative solutions to improve Time For Africa’s best practices on Sustainable Environment;
  • Need assessments and identification of activities to improve envi-ronmental friendly building practices in the District of Matutuine;
  • Sharing Knowledge about innovative, traditional and low cost building techniques.

THIS EXPERIENCE WILL ALLOW YOU TO:

  • Enhance knowledge and un-derstanding on the local cul-ture, the local life standards and to get in touch with a real experience on the sustainable environment;
  • To acquire good understand-ing in the field on sustainable and environmental friendly works and constructions.

LOGISTICS

Transportation:  organised by the pro-ject staff (cars and/or minibus).
Accommodation: organised by the project staff in the city of Bela Vista (lodges, private apartments, etc.).  
Language: Portuguese.
Currency: Metical.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Time For Africa

Email: timeforafrica@gmail.com,
progetti@timeforafrica.it
Phone:
+39 (0)3489130020

Contact Us

OIKOS ONLUS – Organization for International KOoperation and Solidarity

Via Marano Lagunare 3, Udine (UD) – Italy

E-mail: info@oikosonlus.net

Tel: +39 0432 520803