25.09.2014  

 OPENING GRADE 3 CLASSROOM IN MZAMBA

 

Another students group from the Munich University of Applied Sciences completed the grade 3 building for Ithuba School Mzamba. Continuing the last year´s project facilities, entrances and gardens were added to the classroom and the furniture was built.

During an opening ceremony with students, children, teachers and parents the building was inaugurated and handed over to the school.

 

 



 
14.09.2013
 
AFRITECTURE - BUILDING SOCIAL CHANGE
 
in the Architecture Museum of the Technical University of Munich in the Pinakothek der Moderne
 
The exhibition shows innovative approaches in the field of socially committed building in contemporary architecture in Africa until January 12th, 2014.
The association Bauen für Orange Farm e.V. is being represented by the school of handcrafts in Ma-laa, Kenya.
 
For further information visit the website of the Pinakothek der Moderne Pinakothek der Moderne


 
19.08.2013  
NEW SECTION OF CONSTRUCTION IN MZAMBA
 
In the upcoming weeks we will realize another school building for the Ithuba School Wildcoast. A group of students of the Munich University of Applied Sciences will spend their semester break in Mzamba building the classroom for the third graders together with local workers from the village.
 
The association Bauen für Orange Farm e.V manages and finances this project as well as coordinates the long-term development of the school campus in collaboration with the head of the school an the sponsor Ithuba.
 
Ongoing reports of the process of construction will be posted on  facebook


 
07.06.2013  

THINK GLOBAL - BUILD SOCIAL

 

Building for a better World in the German Museum of Architecture in Frankfurt (DAM)

The exhibition presents different positions conveying a new understanding of the social role of architecture. The association of Bauen für Orange Farm e.V. is being represented by the school building in Mzamba.


 
08.03.2013  

OPENING PRESCHOOL IN MZAMBA

 

A group of students from the Munich University of Applied Sciences has completed another section of the Ithuba school of Mzamba in the past semester break. In several weeks of strenuous work the building was plastered, an adjoining building with restrooms and sewage system was erected and windows and doors were installed. The children of the preschool and their two teachers now have their own building right next to the existing elementary school.

We want to thank all donors sincerely for their support!



 
18.04.2012  

FEDERAL SELECTION FOR THE COMPETITION STARTSOCIAL

 

The 25 best projects of the competition startsocial 2011 have been invited to the awards ceremony in the Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Germany on April 18th 2012. The patron chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated the association Bauen für Orange Farm e.V. personally for their successful participation in the competition.

The goal of the nationwide competition startsocial is to support social ideas and projects with the economic know-how of committed volunteering experts in order to promote a sustainable social commitment in Germany.