Rendille Home – Made of USAID Food Bags

From the AfriGadget Flickr Archives. A traditional Rendille home in the deserts of Northern Kenya reuses USAID bags to make their structure.

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  4. Very clever. I’ve seen cement bags being used as tiles – the dust in the bag lining is wet then allowed to dry to literally make hard tiles that are layered on the roofs of temporary houses in slums of Mombasa.

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