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Posts Tagged ‘Haiti’

Adelia’s House

Sunday, May 25th, 2014:

“In meetings with the community, getting feedback about the two completed constructions, and trying to decide on next steps forward, we learned that the super adobe style of building (soil stabilized with cement), although designed to be an affordable answer to the problem of durable housing, was still economically out of the reach of most […]  Read more from > Adelia’s House

Konbit Earthbag Shelters

Thursday, September 12th, 2013:

“Konbit Shelter is a sustainable building project with the objective of sharing knowledge and resources through the creation of homes and community spaces in post earthquake Haiti. We are a group of artists, builders, architects, and engineers, who, after the January 2010 earthquake, asked ourselves how we could use our skills and resources to directly […]  Read more from > Konbit Earthbag Shelters