Burkina Faso/ENABEL Project: signature of the partnership agreement
On Wednesday December 2nd 2020, Boubacar Ouily, AVN-Burkina’s National Coordinator, Aimé Nana, coordinator of the AVN office in Koupéla, Jean-Roger Zabsonré, President of the Association Provinciale des Artisans et Groupement d’Artisans Nong-taaba du Boulgou (APAGAN-B) and Roger Zombré, President of the Association Provinciale des Artisans de Koupélogo (APAK) signed the partnership agreement for a project on the deployment of a green eco-cnstruction sector for the development and resilience of the population of the Central-East region of Burkina Faso, financed for three years by the Belgian development agency (ENABEL) as part of its programme to support the development of an inclusive and durable entrepreneuriat with a low environmental impact in the region.
This partnership is part of the strategy of promoting the Nubian Vault concept and its market based on the mobilisation of local actors implementing the concept in their own territories.
Specifically, the project involves the deployment of the NV market in eight communes of the Central-East region of Burkina Faso. The construction of 8 community buildings and the distribution of 216 client incentive coupons (CIC) is planned. The project will support the emergence of a competitive entrepreneurial sector promoting the creation of good local employment opportunities in the emerging green economy sector, and the adoption of an innovative and durable construction solution for many families.