Academia Engelberg Vortag
Nestown - an Association
nestown is an association founded and domiciled in bern, switzerland
The purpose of the association entails
- Development and constant re-evaluation of models for small sustainable towns mainly in rural areas.
- Support of self building, self management and self governance.
- Preparation of the implementation and management of these model towns.
- Coordination and active support of the realisation in situ.
- Securing the collaboration with the local authorities and the civil society with its organisations.
- Implementation of quality controls according to scientific criteria, evaluation and communication of new insights.
- Securing and promoting of people and their competence in the concerned tasks and the concerned country.
- Realisation of the Amhara Model Town ‘Buranest’ in Ethiopia.