People and Communities

 

Youth and Economic Empowerment

Lafarge Africa Plc. creates socio-economic opportunities for young and middle-aged indigenes to create and earn a sustainable living thus impacting the economy of the respective host communities. Interventions in poverty eradication include:

 

  1. Vocational skill development
  2. Provision of tools such as sewing machines, grinding machines, motorcycles and tricycles etc. to trained individuals
  3. Entrepreneurial training for individuals to start small and medium scale businesses.
 
A resident of Ashaka receiving an eye test at the Ashaka Clinic

A resident of Ashaka receiving an eye test at the Ashaka Clinic

 
Suppliers' training.

Suppliers' training.

 
One of the newly built homes for residents of the relocated Oke-oko community

One of the newly built homes for residents of the relocated Oke-oko community

 
 Anti Bribery & Corruption Training with Regional Compliance Officer

Anti Bribery & Corruption Training with Regional Compliance Officer

 
Health & Safety is at the core of what we do. Truck Drivers signing commitment

Health & Safety is at the core of what we do. Truck Drivers signing commitment

 
CEO Michel Puchercos reading with pupils in his volunteering moment at a public school in Lagos, Nigeria

CEO Michel Puchercos reading with pupils in his volunteering moment at a public school in Lagos, Nigeria

 
Artisan Empowerment Training

Artisan Empowerment Training

 
A Lafarge Africa employee volunteer with school children

A Lafarge Africa employee volunteer with school children

 
Education

Education

Our interventions in education include construction of classrooms, provision of bursary awards and scholarships, mentoring and tutoring of pupilsthrough our volunteering program, and the annual Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition which seeks to improve literacy skills in public primary schools. 

 
A group of women waiting patiently to be attended to at the Ashaka clinic

A group of women waiting patiently to be attended to at the Ashaka clinic

 
 Head of MEA Region during a visit to the Ashaka clinic

Head of MEA Region during a visit to the Ashaka clinic

 
Distribution of artisan tools in host communities

Distribution of artisan tools in host communities

 
Health and Safety

Health and Safety

 
Shelter and Infrastructure Support

Shelter and Infrastructure Support

We are committed to delivering value across our entire construction chain. For us, that entails moving beyond only producing revenue-generating goods and services to providing building solutions to alleviate the pressing needs of the larger Nigerian society. We also partner with industry stakeholders to promote global standards in construction in Nigeria.