The SOS - Children´s Village Makalle is situated 4 km out of Makalle, the capital of the oldest populated province of Ethiopia, directly by the wayside of one of the caravan tracks which lead to the salt desert. The climate is pleasant but very dry.
The SOS - Children´s Village Makalle includes 20 two-family houses, one-family houses in which 182 children are living with their SOS-Children's Village mothers, one building for the village manager, one community center, a sewing center, a ward, a basic school and a nursery school.
For this project ELCON planned and installed all the electrical and communications systems.
SOS children’s village in Makalle
On an area of 4 hectares, 8 buildings for accommodation of the center and 16 buildings for management and staff were built.
12 million DM
SOS children’s village international e.V. Innsbruck -Austria
Co. Bau-Tech GmbH, Uetze
Planning and installation of all electrical and communications systems as:
Period of installation:
Very bad access roads and extensive clarifications with authorities for solution of administrative problems complicated execution of project.