Habitação

Kounkuey Design Initiative

nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

KOUNKUEY DESIGN INITIATIVE (KDI) transforms impoverished communities by collaborating with residents to create low-cost, high-impact built environments (Productive Public Spaces) that improve their daily lives. Begun in 2006, KDI is an innovative international partnership specializing in the practices of architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, and urban planning. KDI believes that participatory planning and design are key to sustainable development.

Médicos de Casas

hybrid

There are three main areas in our initiative:
1. Professional assistance for home improvements for families living in poverty
2. Bathroom and kitchen improvements to enable access to public sewers and drinking water
3. Based on a local community development model to ensure sustainability

EcoBricks

hybrid

EcoBricks is a for-profit social venture that manufactures bricks from recycled plastic. We create jobs to mitigate unemployment and we develop low cost and eco-friendly bricks that can help people with low resources have a home in Chocó, Colombia.

Abécédaire

hybrid

Ce projet consiste à construire un site de création solidaire selon la technique du SuperAdobe et travailler avec du matériel et des matières recyclés.
Grâce à cette technique, le site pourra comporter un pôle d'hébergement et d'insertion allié à plusieurs ateliers de production artisanale.

Biosoftness

hybrid

Organic and inexpensive blend that makes you preserve your garments by reducing the washing cycles and transforming your clothes, bed sheets and fabrics into a functional disease coating by destroying fungus from HPV viruses, odour bacterias and avoiding vectors like mosquitoes diseases and bedbugs

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