An Ecological building company in Bafut Along with our building projects of the past two seasons (Eco hut and Meeting hall & kitchen) we have been training people in ecological building techniques. We introduced building with Cob, made natural plaster, … Continue reading →
It is the season of gift giving Who do you choose to support with your donations or efforts? Are you hosting a seasonal party that could be a fundraising event? Does the company you work for support charity? Looking at … Continue reading →
After five months of construction, the Permaculture Learning Center at the Better World Cameroon (BWC) Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage was presented to the public, during its grand opening April 10th, 2015. This facility, funded by the North American branch of cosmetics … Continue reading →
Progress looks like seeing the Meeting Hall/Kitchen close to completion and the land transformed in preparation for planting. All around the community residents have been busy cultivating, moving the previous year’s vegetative material off the beds and in between the … Continue reading →
November 1st marked the beginning of the construction of a Meeting hall with kitchen at Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage.
Everyone at BWC is excited to see this building come to reality and we wish to thank and acknowledge LUSH Charity Pot for funding this project.
The building will be built with ecological building principles of local materials and climate responsive design. The kitchen will feature an improved cook stove and bread oven.
We draw on the skills of local builders and craftsmen and women in building a dry stone foundation, earthen walls and details with raffia bamboo.
Volunteer builder and architect Elke Cole is on site to oversee the construction which is scheduled to be completed in April 2015.
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