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  • We are pleased to share our Bafut Ecovillage video with you today.

    Bafut Ecovillage- Transition of a traditional village - Duration: 27 minutes.

    • 2 years ago
    • 2,886 views
    Bafut, NW Cameroon, is a rural area of 54 villages with an intention to transition to Bafut Ecovillage by 2020. The video introduces key people and activities that lead the efforts for sustainable ...
  • Kosha on EDE and traditional village transition - Duration: 5 minutes, 2 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    • 145 views
    Kosha Joubert , CEO of GEN international, speaks about Transition of traditional villages to ecovillages and the role of GEN in supporting this work. Filmed during EDE Bafut 2016 hosted by Better W...
  • Bafut Ecovillage teaser - Duration: 3 minutes, 16 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    • 604 views
    Bafut, a rural community of 54 villages in North West Cameroon, is transitioning - from traditional African villages to sustainable African Ecovillages. The full version of the movie will be prese...
  • we have published an earlier version before...the end is new!

    The story of Mimbo - Duration: 5 minutes, 13 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 111 views
    The national drink of the North West in Cameroon is Palm wine. It is tapped from palms and left to ferment for a day. Watch how it's done in Bafut
  • Making compressed earth blocks - Duration: 91 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 12,443 views
    One way to build earthen walls is with compressed earth blocks. Using earth from the building site, blocks are made in a hand-operated Block press.
  • Fun with Windows - Duration: 2 minutes, 10 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 1,248 views
    Windows are the eyes of the house and so much more...we're having fun with shapes, colors and patters
    a short video by Michel Olofsson
  • Building the cob walls - Duration: 4 minutes, 41 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 22,163 views
    A small natural cabin is being built in Bafut...of cob and raffia and grass. This is the building of cob infill walls...because the roof was built last season
  • Morning exercise - Duration: 43 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 96 views
    Laughter and exercise to a good start of the day at Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage
  • There's a song in most of our videos...including this one on mixing cob

    Mixing cob in Cameroon - Duration: 5 minutes, 27 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 1,752 views
    Ecological building at Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage in Bafut includes building with cob. Watch how we mix it with a touch of Cameroonian songs.
  • "good boots" for the building - Duration: 92 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 169 views
    From an empty site to seeing the base of the building coming out of the earth: that's the work of the stone masons. A short video by Michel Olofsson who joined us from Mozambique for ecobuilding tr...
  • Enjoy the first in a series of short films from Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage 2016. We look forward to hosting the EDE Cameroon this year.

    The Story of Mimbo - Duration: 4 minutes, 5 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 190 views
    At Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage a mixed group of people learn ecological building. But there's more: quietly on the side Christopher is harvesting "white mimbo" , Palmwine, in the bush part of ...
  • We are happy to present our ecological building project at Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage.

    An ecological building in Bafut - Duration: 8 minutes, 15 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 3,387 views
    Community members of Bafut learn ecological building through the construction of a meeting hall at Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage, a demonstration site of Better World Cameroon. Cob, Mud bricks, ...
  • Sharing a bit of Bafut Culture

    Fon's dance Bafut - Duration: 3 minutes, 10 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 14,699 views
    The cultural festival of Bafut, the annual Fon's dance, is a feast for the eyes. This is the culture that is alive in the region of Better World Cameroon's ecovillage work.
  • We are happy to share a new video about our work in Bafut. Enjoy and share!

    Connecting Vision and Tradition in Bafut - Duration: 7 minutes, 31 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,633 views
    Better World Cameroon is supporting Bafut Palace and Council to realize a vision for an Ecovillage 2020. The demonstration site shows Permaculture African Way and natural building with local tradit...
  • greetings - I just re- loaded the water catchment video- corrected a small error. Please enjoy and share!

    Building a community water catchment in Cameroon - Duration: 8 minutes, 47 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 721 views
    Finally the villagers of Alegnwin have access to clean drinking water. Thanks to a small funding project of the National Volunteer program of VSO, Mbah Sonita of Better World started the process wi...
  • A better version of the Power of community.

    Power of community - Duration: 7 minutes, 4 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 1,030 views
    Community works together, eats together, celebrates together- this is what is happening at Ndanifor Permaculture Ecovillage and the Alegenwi Community in Bafut, Cameroon. A water project, Natural b...
  • Why build an improved cook stove - Duration: 84 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 328 views
    Woman instructor explains (in Pidgin) benefits of an improved wood cook stove at a workshop for Women. Better World Cameroon offers workshops upon request
  • Ndanifor Permaculture Eco village: Permaculture the African Way - Duration: 5 minutes, 36 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 3,777 views
    Introducing Ndanifor Permaculture Eco-Village project of Better World Cameroon, a rural demonstration and education site in Bafut, North West Cameroon. This project is connected to GEN Africa. We p...
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