SUSTAINABLE HOUSES IN GAMBIA – PROJECT AREA

Objective
Provide information and services to improve the sustainability of existing and future houses in The Gambia.

Summary
Gambia is experiencing large growth rates and building appropriate housing is essential. The current housing is influenced by housing in USA, and Europe and many features are not appropriate for the Gambian climate and are high energy in construction and operation.
Taking appropriate designs from other tropical regions around the world with more advanced housing such as tropical Americas, Australia and Asia will help build houses that are both enjoyable and low cost to live in.

Methods

  • Research into appropriate designs, materials and construction of building in Gambia. You can find this information in the section of this website –  Information – Sustainable Houses in Gambia section.
  • Provide building services for design and build of sustainable and low energy houses and buildings in Gambia.. You can see a list of our current Building services HERE.