Women’s Opportunity Center in Rwanda by Sharon Davis Design

The two-acre site for a women’s agricultural school was designed by New York City-based architect Sharon Davis.

Architects: Sharon Davis Design
Location: Kayonza, Rwanda
Photography: Elizabeth Felicella

From the architects:

Women for Women International, a global NGO, believes that the rebuilding of a country that has suffered through genocide is best achieved through education and self-empowerment at a grassroots level. The idea for a Women’s Opportunity Center fulfills this mission by offering women both a permanent haven for gathering and classrooms for learning new job training skills, including the craft of brick making……