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Jan Van Lint

Project manager, Uganda


Jan Van Lint is an Architectural Engineer with Masters Degree from the Catholic University of Leuven. He worked almost 30 years with Belgian Development Agencies. He has extensive experience in low-cost building techniques especially in Thailand and Vietnam using interlocking soil-cement blocks and bamboo. In Palestine and Uganda he designed climate adapted schools and colleges making educational facilities more comfortable during (too) hot and cold days of the year, by making more efficient use of orientation, natural ventilation and daylight.