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Head Office of the Association La Voûte Nubienne (AVN)
7 rue Jean Jaures, 34190, Ganges, FRANCE
Tel: 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05
Skype : lavoutenubienne
EU EuropeAid PADOR Registration : FR-2009-BHW-3003681068
For all initial and general enquiries:
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Tel: 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05
President: Benoit Lambert
Before joining AVN as a volunteer in 2011, Benoit was a designer with Renault Automobiles. He has taught design studies in Paris, Martinique, and Cap-Vert. He is involved in various organizations with the francophone West African diaspora (Mali, Burkina Faso...)
Mobile: + 33 (0)6 10 05 01 01
Vice-President : Anthony Kaye
Tony Kaye joined AVN as a volunteer in 2005 after retiring from the British Open University. He has worked in West Africa (Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Ghana), and for international organisations (Unesco, World Bank, ITU). He edits the English version of the website, and helps with drafting documents in English, and with anglophone contacts.
Co-Founder & Director General: Thomas Granier
A French builder, Thomas Granier co-founded the NGO ’La Voute Nubienne’ with Seri Youlou, in 2000. He is responsible for the operational management of AVN’s program and for relationships with partner organizations and franchisees in the field.
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Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 17 04 08 33
Tel : 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05
Deputy Director General & Finance Officer: Antoine Horellou
Antoine is an economist, with responsibility for managing the scaling up of AVN’s program, applying a business model which will support a rapid growth in the economic and other benefits it brings to AVN’s target population of rural families.
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Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 98 21 70 00
Tel : 00 33 (0)9 80 97 29 96
Executive Assistant: Tatiana Soubrier Espana
Tatiana is fluent in English, French, Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese, and has worked as a volunteer in projects in Brazil, Colombia, and India (where she spent three months at the Auroville Earth Institute in Pondichery, studying earth architecture). Amongst her many other responsibilities, she edits the Spanish version of the AVN website.
Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 41 68 09 07
Administrative Secretary - Ganges office : Céline Robert
A qualified engineer, with experience of West Africa, she is responsible for administration of the Ganges office, and also looks after the subsscriptions from individual sponsors and investors.
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Mobile : 0033 (0)6 08 98 46 11
Coordinator, Administration & Finance: Cynthia Benoist
Cynthia joined AVN after three years' experience as coordinator and administrator of an international NGO in Guatamala. She is responsible for managing the increasingly complex administration of AVN's network of teams. Currently based in the AVN office in Boromo, Burkina Faso.
Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 08 98 46 11
IT Consultant : Uriel Longuet
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Treasurer : Jean-Marie Crombez
A local businessman, Jean-Marie is a volunteer member of AVN's Conseil d'adminsitration, and has been treasurer of the Association for many years.
Arabic documents and contacts: Batoul Kazwini
Batoul is from Syria, where she took a degree in Economics at the University of Damascus, prior to joining the University of Bordeaux IV (France), where she studied for a Masters’ Degree in Development Practice. She has prepared Arabic versions of AVN’s promotional materials, and helping with fund-raising in Arab countries.
The AVN program is supported by a team of volunteers. If you want to get involved, please contact Antoine Horellou.