|ELIMU Partnership Program 2015|
The ELIMU Partnership Programme is a thematic based exchange programme between schools and comunity groups in Norway and similar in developing countries. The programme provides an opportunity to acquire knowledge, skills and attitudes for participating effectively in a globalised and a culturally diversified world.
The picture shows students from Kuben secondary school in Oslo and St.Josep's Training Centre in Uganda in solving local environmental and poverty issues. Students in building trades attending entrepreneurial camp and has been tasked to build the simplest, cheapest and most environmentally friendly house in Uganda. In mixed groups, students were sent out on the Ugandan countryside for inspiration to see what the needs were.
The winner group presented a solution that cleaned up the environment - while it was clear cheapest option: house walls consisted of empty bottles.