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ICA Nepal Earthbag House

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015:

“Our Earthbag home is ready!! Woohoo!! 18 days of hard labour work and countless amount of dedication by our entire team of volunteers made this possible… Thank you everyone who supported us through thick and thin and in every way possible!”  Read more from > ICA Nepal Earthbag House

Earthbag School in Goldhunga, Nepal

Friday, June 5th, 2015:

“Now Kathmandu’s outskirts also have an earthbag building! It will be used as an after-school house for the children of Goldhunga, a village located 30-minute drive from Thamel, in Kathmandu. It will be soon filled with computers, books and other supplies. Its size is 10x15ft and it is composed of one room and one floor.  Read more from > Earthbag School in Goldhunga, Nepal

Shelter Craft Project

Thursday, May 28th, 2015:

This workshop is over. You might want to keep an eye on their site if you live in the area. Maybe drop them an email or call if you’re interested in more earthbag workshops. Earthbag workshops are now available all over the world. Check out our Workshop page at Earthbag  Read more from > Shelter Craft Project

Emergency Shelter Option for Nepal

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015:

The photo shows the earthbag shelter design in our proposal to the UN. Earthbags are highly recommended since they’re tried and proven. However, in disaster areas bags and training may not be available, so it’s always good to have options. The emergency shelter idea explained here maximizes use of existing material and skills in Nepal […]  Read more from > Emergency Shelter Option for Nepal