In 1994, Bruno and Sybille du Parc settled in Zambia to develop a private forestry activity.

Touched by a local population seeking to escape poverty without having the means, and captivated by their wisdom and determination, Bruno and Sybille decided to commit their time and contributions to certain projects

"Abantu" signifies "the people" in Zambian and refers to a movement that the Zambian people initiated themselves.

This movement has been growing since 1994 and has also attracted much interest in Europe.