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Femmes, Sandicoly Donate part of the turnover to a collective Part of Yokam's turnover, when it is important enough, is donated to a group of women (in Senegal, it is often women who are in charge, specially...
Rewards for the best students At Yokam, it is unthinkable to develop tourism if it doesn't benefit to local populations. One of the good practices they have implemented...
Livre ouvert The traveling books When we go on vacation, we sometimes take a book with us (or even several books), that we often finish before the end of the holidays. Sometimes...
Biblitohèque, La Source aux Lamantins Library open to all A library... Some facilities have a reading corner, with books that sometimes can travel. Others even have a library. In La Source aux Lamantins,...
Tabouret, selle de cheval Stool with a horse saddle A horse saddle for a stool Here is an original way to make a stool! At the Ecolodge de Simal, in Senegal, stools are made in wood and the...
Cultural events for all Learn more about this HopSolution by watching the video above.
Forest hiking trails Learn more about this HopSolution by watching the video above.
Trombe wall for passive solar heating Learn more about this HopSolution by watching the video above.
Installation of the Biodigester Biodigester What is a Biodigestion system? A biodigester transforms organic waste (kitchen or garden, for example) into soil conditioner on one side and...
Etudiante, Centre Éducatif Mbaracayu, Moises Bertoni Creation of an educative center or a school Tourism can be a great regular source of income to create and administrate a school or an educative center in the most isolated areas of a country....
Ecoposada Esteros del Ibera, Argentine Eco-workshops for children For example, in the village of Colonia Carlos Pelegrini (north of Argentina, in the Ibera natural reserve), the children have only 4h of school...
Feeding birds Why feeding the birds? Due to human activity, available food and nesting areas may decline. Moreover, winter is a difficult period for birds...
Lombricompostage, La Minga, Colombie Vermicomposting Value your organic waste and obtain quickly a quality compost! Felipe, HopHost La Minga (Colombia), explained us how vermicomposting works: “Here is...
Windows / Walls out of recycled bottles Learn more about this HopSolution by watching the video above with Black Sheep Inn Ecolodge in Ecuador.
Parterre fleuri Delay grass cutting Refuge zones: less grass cut, nature preserved Late grass cutting or green space management is not the absence of lawn mowers but an adjustment...
Re-using rainwater Collection of rainwater is usually used for the outdoors (watering…). However, did you know that we could reuse it through the sanitary facilities? The i...
Construction murs en pisé (terre crue) Rammed earth / adobe construction What are the benefits of rammed earth construction? It is the oldest building material of the world, and it is almost forgotten ! Buildings...
Calentador por Condensación Condensing boiler The condensing boiler can reduce gas consumption up to 35%. Carbon dioxide and nitrogen oxides from combustion of natural gas, fuel oil or propane,...
LED bulbs LED Lighting Prefer LED lighting! LED bulbs are 5 times more expensive than low-energy light bulbs. However, they last 4 times longer: a LEF bulb will last ...
Le poêle à granulés Pellet stove How to heat rooms of 20, 50, 100 or 200 square meters in an energy efficient way? The pellet stove is an excellent alternative to electric ...
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