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UMSUMA

UMSUMA HOUSING PROJECT
Umsuma is a Tumbuka language word that means Wholeness. The project facilitates the building of houses for clients living in poor housing conditions. Saint John of God provided cement, iron sheets, paints, brick force wire, house plans and building supervisor. Clients and households provided: labour, bricks, sand, timber, water, plus a financial contribution.
Community leaders and clan representatives committed that houses once completed remains the property of clients and their households

     
  Umsuma garden   Previous home of a client   Front of completed new house

 

 

 

 

 
     
 
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