On May 5th, 2014, Thomas Granier was decorated with the medal of Chevalier de l'Ordre National du Mérite by Pierre-Alexis Dumas - a great honour for Thomas and for everyone in AVN. Read more...
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
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Tel: 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05
President & Chairman, Board of Directors: 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 & Member of Board of Directors : 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
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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.
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 AVN's fund-raising and new project development.
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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.
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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 AVN Programme.
Mobile: 00 33 (0)4 67 81 21 05
Skype : julie.lavoutenubienne
Executive Assistant (internship) : 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 AVN in her support role to our production teams.
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Mobile : 00 33 (0)6 59 33 70 71
Skype : felicite.lavoutenubienne
Development Assistant (internship) : Franck LEDAINFranck is studying for a Master's Degree in Political Science at the University of Montpellier, and is working as an intern alongside Cécilia Rinaudo.
IT Consultant : Uriel Longuet
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.