In regions Pacific and Vanuatu and in group Pacific


Working Groups

Library: Vanuatu Shelter and Settlements Posters

Promoting Vanuatu traditional knowledge in construction, involving women, community at large, local knowledge and management of natural resources and a Ni-Vanuatu approach to life. The posters and banners were utilized in IOM shelter awareness and training sessions as a tool to support storytelling and to provoke thinking and debate around shelter construction and community resilience. 


Community Networks and Social Capital

(also about the value of relationships between human beings)


Know-How and Revival/Improvement of Traditional Construction Techniques


Women Participation in Construction

(also the value of beauty)


Local Materials, Resources Management and Sustainability

Keywords: self-reliance - you can grow your house in your own garden


Traditional Knowledge and Knowledge Transfer