AVN (France)

Head Office of the Nubian Vault Association

7 rue Jean Jaures, 34190, Ganges, FRANCE
Tel: 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05
Mail: contact@lavoutenubienne.org
Skype : lavoutenubienne

EU EuropeAid PADOR Registration : FR-2009-BHW-3003681068

For all initial and general enquiries:

Mail : contact@lavoutenubienne.org
Tel:   00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05

President & Chairman, Board of Directors: Benoit Lambert

Before joining NVA 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...)

Mail: benoit.lambert@lavoutenubienne.org

Mobile: + 33 (0)6 10 05 01 01

Vice-President & Member of Board of Directors : Anthony Kaye

Tony Kaye joined NVA 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 helps with drafting documents in English, and with anglophone contacts.

Mail: tony.kaye@lavoutenubienne.org

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.

Mail : thomas.granier@lavoutenubienne.org
Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 17 04 08 33
Tel : 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05

Adminstrative & Financial Director : Carole MArtin


From the corporate sector, Carole has previously worked for multinational service organisations. She is responsible for management of AVN's finances, in collaboration with our teams in Africa and our various sponsors.

Mail: carole.martin@lavoutenubienne.org
Mobile: 00 33 (0)6 81 44 69 74
Skype : carole.lavoutenubienne

Development Manager: Cécilia RINAUDO

After studies in marketing and international relations, including NGO project management, and work experience in France and abroad, Cécilia is now responsible for NVA's fund-raising and new project development.

Mail : cecilia.rinaudo@lavoutenubienne.org
Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 86 41 71 81
Skype : cecilia.lavoutenubienne

Programme Coordinator -  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.

Mail : celine.robert@lavoutenubienne.org
Mobile : 0033 (0)6 08 98 46 11

Admin Secretary : Julie GOMEZ

Julie is administrative secretary in our Ganges office, and also responsible for handling donations from individual investors and sponsors of the NVA Programme.

Mail: julie.gomez@lavoutenubienne.org
Mobile: 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05
Skype : julie.lavoutenubienne

Executive Assistant: Félicité SENE

Félicité is from Senegal, and has studied and worked in Spain, France, Ivory Coast, and Senegal. She speaks several languages, and has a Master's Degree in Development Economics, skills which are invaluable to NVA in her support role to our production teams.

Mail : felicite.sene@lavoutenubienne.org
Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 59 33 70 71
Skype : felicite.lavoutenubienne


IT Consultant : Uriel Longuet

Based in Ganges, Uriel works part-time for NVA; he is our webmaster, helps sort out IT software and hardware problems for our teams in Africa and France, and also works on AVN's print materials and DVD's.

Mail : webmaster@lavoutenubienne.org

Treasurer : Jean-Marie Crombez

A local businessman, Jean-Marie is a volunteer member of NVA's Conseil d'adminsitration, and has been treasurer of the Association for many years.

Mail : jeanmarie.crombez@lavoutenubienne.org


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 NVA’s promotional materials, and helping with fund-raising in Arab countries.

Mail: batoul.kazwini@lavoutenubienne.org


The NVA program is supported by a team of volunteers. If you want to get involved, please contact Celine Robert.

Thank you.

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