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Off-grid Njoro Children’s Library in Tanzania keeps naturally cool with compressed earth

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Apr 16, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Apr 15, 2016

Since the Njoro Children’s Library is located in a fairly remote area on the lower slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, it was essential that the building function efficiently with a comfortable environment without use of grid energy. All village inhabitants and parents were actively involved in all stages of the design/build process, from the location of the library and layout to construction techniques. “The Njoro Children’s Library aims to develop education and to involve children, parents, teachers,...





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