Reg. No. 6364

KAGISONG CENTRE BOTSWANA

The Kagisong Centre was a refugee centre in Botswana that was converted to a conference centre for use by NGOs.

There were existing accommodation buildings and a main hall which had traditional thatched roofs. Ensuites were added to the accommodation buildings, the main hall was extended and renovated, a new dining room/kitchen as well as new accommodation units were added.

Sustainable features included use of low- energy renewable materials such as thatch and stabilised soil bricks made on site, passive solar design, digesting toilets, and batch solar hot water heaters.