This project will look into sustainable ways of taking the existing school building standards and creating an innovative space for underprivileged children to learn. This school will provide educational resources for children in rural Zimbabwe and maximize their potential for a better future!
Professional firm Zero Energy Design, through architect Ben Uyeda, is volunteering its expertise to design a school master plan for the orphaned and abandoned children to learn and be empowered at all levels of education. This preschool, primary, and secondary school complex hopes to provide space for life change and growth for those who need it in Uganda.
Ismail is an experience humanitarian designer, emerging professional, and Director for Journeyman International. Opher is a young professional and experience humanitarian designer. Together, they will be designing a ‘containerized library’ concept to be implemented throughout Rwanda.
Claudia is a Brazilian Architect who lives in Switzerland, and is dedicating her time and talent to designing a school for impoverished children in Uganda.
Andrew is a professional architect, university lecturer, and active member of the JI team. He was the designer of the award-winning JI library in Rwanda. Andrew is actively designing a community center and business incubator in the village of Rubagabaga, Rwanda.