The Nubian Vault, Better Building in West Africa

picto-initiative

AVN disseminates a low-carbon, energy-efficient sustainable building alternative in West Africa, the Nubian Vault (NV). Using only raw earth, a locally available material, the NV technique allows the construction of sturdy, weather-resistant buildings. Its inn...

Nubian Vault Association
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

SBC Trust Fund Project: Development of Sustainable...

picto-initiative

Supported by the 10YFP SBC Trust Fund and developed by UN-Habitat, CRAterre-ENSAG, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and the University of Cambridge, SHERPA is a free sustainable housing design tool. In the future, it is envisioned to also be a forum fo...

UN-Habitat, CRAterre-ENSAG, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction