The First Congolese Ecovillage
KIYAYA Ecovillage is a 4 hectare Ecovillage to be constructed in Kiyaya in the eastern region of Kivu in the DRC. KIYAYA is a small hill located between the majesteous Mitumba mountains and the Lake Tanganyika in Uvira, a small city neighbouring Bujumbura capital city of Burundi.
KIYAYA Ecovillage aims to sensitize the congolese people on the importance of preserving environment by organizing trainings and seminars.
It's a project of 30 houses constructed in a traditional style with a hall at the top of the hill where various conferences and seminars can be held.