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••• Mission


The purpose of the Kerkenes Eco-Center is to promote sustainability through environmental studies. It pursues the following objectives:
  • To advocate the use of renewable sources of energy;
  • To act as a stimulus and a catalyst for environment-friendly building with appropriate materials and energy efficient designs;
  • To act as a dynamic experimental base for testing designs, materials and activities suitable for viable and sustainable village life.
  • To encourage village development and income generating activities that might halt and even reverse migration from rural areas to the cities.