Cameroon
Adaptation - Resilience
Biodiversity - Forest - Land uses
Climate finance
Climate negociations
Education - Awareness-raising
Energy
General

Low-tech lights Yaounde

Low-Tech Lab Yaoundé is an innovation laboratory based in Yaoundé, Cameroon, which focuses on the development of low-tech solutions.

An initiative of Low-tech Lab Yaoundé

Overview of the project

The Low-Tech Lab Yaoundé is dedicated to developing sustainable low-tech solutions. Their activities include researching, manufacturing and installing low-tech devices, as well as raising awareness and educating communities. They work in collaboration with other organisations and evaluate the impact of their projects. The main aim is to improve the quality of life of local communities by providing affordable, autonomous and environmentally-friendly solutions. Through these efforts, Low-Tech Lab Yaoundé aspires to create positive and lasting change in the communities they serve.

Objective

L'objectif du projet du Low-Tech Lab Yaoundé est de développer et de mettre en œuvre des solutions low-tech durables pour améliorer la qualité de vie des communautés locales et promouvoir la résilience environnementale.

Level of progress

Ongoing research

Project timeline

projet toujours en cours

Quantitative results

1. Improved quality of life: Installed low-tech devices can improve the quality of life of communities by providing access to essential resources such as lighting, which can promote safety, education, productivity and general well-being.

2. Community empowerment: Low-tech solutions often enable communities to become more self-reliant by using local materials and traditional knowledge, thereby strengthening their resilience and ability to solve their own problems.

3. environmental impact: low-tech solutions often aim to reduce the ecological footprint by promoting the use of renewable resources, reducing waste and encouraging more sustainable lifestyles.

Qualitative results

1. Improved quality of life: Installed low-tech devices can improve the quality of life of communities by providing access to essential resources such as lighting, which can promote safety, education, productivity and general well-being.

2. Community empowerment: Low-tech solutions often enable communities to become more self-reliant by using local materials and traditional knowledge, thereby strengthening their resilience and ability to solve their own problems.

3. environmental impact: low-tech solutions often aim to reduce the ecological footprint by promoting the use of renewable resources, reducing waste and encouraging more sustainable lifestyles.

Financing

Self-funded through sales of our low-tech devices, workshops, conferences, etc.

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About the
organisation

Low-tech Lab Yaoundé

website
Loic/ Estelle OUM /OWONO BILO'O
Co-fondateurs
lowtechlabyaounde@gmail.com
+23794373248

The Low-Tech Lab Yaoundé is an innovation laboratory based in Yaounde, Cameroon, which focuses on the development of low-tech solutions. Their aim is to create simple, accessible and sustainable technologies to meet local needs and promote an environmentally friendly way of life. Using local materials and traditional knowledge, they work on a variety of projects including renewable energy, urban agriculture and waste management. The lab encourages collaboration and knowledge-sharing through workshops and events, creating an environment conducive to collective innovation. The Low-Tech Lab Yaounde is also committed to raising public awareness of the benefits of low-tech solutions.

Other partners / supporters

French NGO: Solidarité technologique and the LOW-TECH LAB france