Partners & Sponsors

AVN's financial Partners & Sponsors

Fonds Français pour l'Environnement Mondial (FFEM): 

Since 2012, the French Global Environment Facility has contracted to cover 30% of AVN's annual budget over a four year period.
Since 2013, AFD-DPO support the global program to cover 20% of annual budget until 2017 in Burkina Faso, Mali and Sénégal.

autodesk foundation:
Supports AVN’s global program over the five countries since 2015, including skills sponsorship and digital design solutions.
Co-finances AVN’s global program over the five countries, from 2014 to 2018.

Fondation d'Entreprise Eiffage:

During the season 2011-2012, the Foundation has been supporting the program to increase the market in Senegal. Now, the Foundation will support the deployment of the program and the development of the training in Senegal and Ghana during 2014- 2017.
Supports AVN’s program in Mali since 2015, including strengthening professional training of VN masons.
Supports AVN’s program in Burkina Faso, Mali and Senegal  since 2015.

Dubaï Charity Association 

The Dubaï Charity Association supports a rehousing project for 20 families of refugies in Mauritania during the season 2014-2015. This project is realised by c Le Partenariat, french-senegalese NGO and Banlieue du Monde, mauritanian organisation.

Fondation d'entreprise Air Liquide :

The Air Liquide Foundation is supporting our program in Mali since March 2012, with the financing of the regional office in Koutiala during the seasons 13-14 and 14-15. The sponsor of the project is Harouna Ouattara.

Involved on the launch of the program in Thies, Senegal during the season 2013-2014, the foundation renew it commitment focused on the mason training of 12 young people in difficulties during the season 2015-2016.
Finance the construction of a Nubian vault classroom in Senegal 14-15, through its " Aramis " plan.
Region Bretagne :
The Brittany region supports the AVN's program in the region Center in Burkina Faso (DPRP Koubri) between 2013 and 2016.
As part of PGRN-CC financed by the Mondial Bank, AEDD finances AVN's program in 3 Malians districts.
Fondation Grand Orient de France :
The Foundation supports a construction project of educational buildings in 2015-2016 (classrooms) in Salde (Pordor department, Saint Louis region) in Sénégal.
(Under the aegis of Fondation de France)
The Solidarity Brageac Foundation was involved on the AVN Program in Burkina Faso during the season 2011-2012. Now, it supports the training of masons in Burkina Faso for the season 2014- 2016.
Fondation Artelia :
The Foundation supports AVN's program thanks to a financial and skills sponsorship since 2010.
Co-finances since 2015, AVN's program in Benin through its “International Solidarity” plan.
Finances AVN's strengthened masons training program on the "Maison des Yvelines" construction site in Ourossogui, Senegal.
Finances in 2015 AVN's strengthened masons training program on the "Misola flour UPA" construction site in Niena district, Mali.
La Fondation Delagrange :
Supports the development of financial tools "VN housing credit" in Dedougou area in Burkina Faso since 2013



Fondation d'entreprise Hermès: The Hermes Foundation has been AVN's principal financial sponsor since 2008, in accordance with its principle of providing supprt for the training and employment of artisans and craftsmen.

Ensemble foundation: The first phase of AVN's partnership with the Ensemble Foundation (2009-2011) focused on our work around Boromo. The second pohase (2012- 2016) is helping to consolidate our team in Boromo and to open new regional centres elsewhere in Burkin Faso and in Benin.

Selavip foundation : From 2013 to 2015, the Foundation Selavip has been supporting the rehousing of people after disaster in the region of Nebba, Burkina-Faso.

Eiffage Sénégal support the program in the Nord of Senegal since 2011.

Fondation pour la Nature & l'Homme: The Nicolas Hulot 'green' Foundation has been supporting AVN's program in Mali during 2011-2013. In 2015, AVN has participated to a citizens campaign launched by FNH, and has won a promotional support for being a climate change solution.

the world bank : Co-financed AVN's program in Burkina Faso from 2011 to 2013.

Fondation d'entreprise Besix: The Besix Foundation has been supporting AVN since 2009, in particular for projects in two villages in Burkina Faso: Bouri and Gikologo.

Fondation d'entreprise PPR For the Dignity of Women / Kering Foundation: In partnership with Entrepreneurs du Monde, this Foundation is supprting a pilot project in microfinance in Dagarra, south-west Burkina Faso.

Fondation Abbé Pierre: This Foundation has provided support for the AVN program in Burkina Faso during the 2011-2012 season, in accordance with its policy of helping to provide housing for destitute families.

Ministère des Affaires Etrangères et Européennes: The French Minstry of Foreign Affairs has supported the opening of a new AVN office in Dédougou, Burkina Faso, part of the regional extension program of our Boromo center.


BICIM (Banque pour l'Industrie et le Commerce au Mali): The BCIM Bank in Mali, part of the BNP-Paribas Group, has helped support the establishment and growth of AVN's program in Mali, and our team in Segou.

Fondation Lemarchand: The Lemarchand Foundation has been supporting the AVN program in Mali from 2011 to 2012.

Fondation EDF: The EDF Foundation has been supporting the implantation of the AVN program in the department of Podor, in the St Louis region of Senegal, since September 2012.

Valoa Consulting: Has been involved in AVN's project in the village of  Passakongo, in the Dédougou region of Burkina Faso, since 2010.

Fondation Servir: This foundation, under the aegis of the Fondation de France, supports AVN's work in the region of Koubri, Burkina Faso.

the Province of Brabant Wallon (Belgium): Has helped the development of AVN's pilot village program in the region of Koubri, Burkina Faso.

Fondation d’entreprise Veolia: Has helped the development of AVN's pilot village program in the region of Koubri, Burkina Faso.

Ashoka: Network of innovative social managers, Ashoka has brung to AVN new skills. AVN won 2 competitions : Changemakers 2006 and Impact 2008.

the Tech museum award reward the program in 2007.

L’Association SolidarCité of the Group PPR has rewarded AVN with "Entrepreneurs sociaux 2007" and supported the program in 2008.

the Groupe CFAO has shared it skills and it network of Africa at the begining of the program (Patronage of M. Alain Viry).

the Dreyer foundation has supported the deployment of the AVN's program based of the pilot village of Dano, Burkina Faso.

Bolloré Logistics has supported the global program in 13-14.

Delphine Kohler/Facteur céleste: Delphine, who has built her house NV in Ouagadougou, and the daughters of the Postman were involved on the program.

Chiara Rigotti/ASF-Espagne: The Blog of Chiara has built literacy rooms in NV in 2008 (concept VN/BA) in the Bobodiolasso region in Burkina Faso.