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Nazaire François Dit Vileresse

A proud carpenter building safe homes in Delmas 32, Haiti. Learn more.

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April 5-11, 2014 – World Urban Forum, Medellín, Colombia: Build Change hosted a special networking session: Using Cost-effective Technology to Foster Resiliency: the Case for Retrofitting.


The Rockefeller Foundation Resilient Cities blog: "Can a House Be Typhoon-Proof and Earthquake-Proof at the Same Time?"

March 28, 2014 – Aurora Alemendral interviews Gordon Goodell, Build Change's chief operating officer, about rebuilding in the Philippines.


Rappler: "Building back better: Lessons from Aceh, Sichuan and Haiti"

February 2, 2014 - Elizabeth Hausler Strand writes about the opportunities to build back better in post-disaster situations.

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