Architecture Sans Frontières - Nepal
ASF Nepal Sekretariat: Plats: Sanepa, LalitpurPhone: 00977 1 5553514
Also known as : ASF-Nepal
ASF-Nepal is a non-political, non-profit organisation based on the voluntary work of professionals and students in the fields of engineering, architecture and the built environment, aiming to contribute to the sustainable development of disadvantaged communities in Nepal by sharing technical and scientific expertise, thereby helping communities improve the quality of their lives. Founded in 2004, in the last few years ASF-Nepal has accomplished more than a dozen development projects and has conducted talks and seminars related to sustainable development.
More specifically, ASF-Nepal’s aims are: to form a dynamic and cooperative platform for engineers and architects who want to exchange knowledge and experience with disadvantaged communities in the fields of technology and natural science, through long term contributions based on local needs and demands; to initiate and perform development related projects; to support existing education programs; to support development programs that enhance the sustainability of communities; to support distribution of knowledge as a means to arouse the interest of students in Nepal’s development; to collaborate with others in sustainable development projects; to research, promote and disseminate sustainable technologies and architectural designs aimed at the development of communities.
Projects initiated by ASF-Nepal :
Technical support for earthquake affected households in Nepal
Projects partnered by ASF-Nepal :