H2Os: an african way to a new ecology.
H2Os is a participatory process, promoted by an association of Senegalese immigrants in Italy, to design eco-houses to be realized in the agricultural area of Keur Bakar, Senegal.
H2Os prototype is organized around a system of rainwater harvesting, recycling of waste water and a self electric production.
The knowledge gathered will be shared in the form of OPEN SOURCE to promote eco-villages in the remote area of Senegal.
Place: Keur Bakar Diahité, Senegal
Client: Circolo Sunugal + Musoco onlus + USE ngo
Timetable: 2011-in progress
Activity: preliminary, detailed, final design, site supervision
Amount of works: 62.000 EUR
Team: studio tamassociati, INGECO srl, Domenico Maffeo, Luca Lazzarato, Chiara Maria Leonardi
Photo: Matteo De Mayda