Build Change saves lives in earthquakes and typhoons

Our mission is to greatly reduce deaths, injuries and economic losses caused by housing and school collapses due to earthquakes and typhoons in emerging nations.


JUAN CABALLERO | COLOMBIA | HOUSING RETROFITS

TRANSFORMING VULNERABLE HOMES IN COLOMBIA

Juan Caballero, who leads Build Change’s work in Latin America, describes the opportunities to retrofit homes as scale in Colombia. (Spanish with Subtitles)

ELIZABETH HAUSLER | SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP | SKOLL FOUNDATION

SKOLL AWARD FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Dr. Elizabeth Hausler and Build Change were named one of the 2017 recipients of the Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship.


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Colombian Government to Negotiate $100 Million Loan for Resilient Housing

April 7, 2021

Build Change congratulates the Ministerio de Vivienda (Colombian Ministry of Housing) on the approval of credit of USD $100 million to finance resilient housing initiatives in Colombia

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Dr. Elizabeth Hausler’s Nonprofit Leadership Journey

January 28, 2021

In a new podcast, Build Change’s Founder & CEO shares the key decisions and moments that shaped her journey as a nonprofit leader.

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Resilience21 Coalition Recommendations for Biden-Harris Administration

January 26, 2021

Build Change joins 50+ other resilience groups in recommending pathways for US communities to become more resilient.

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Introducing the Intelligent Supervision Assistant for Construction!

January 6, 2021

Put the ability to ensure construction quality in your pocket. Made by Build Change with the support of IBM.

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Build Change saves lives in earthquakes and windstorms by working with people in emerging nations to build homes and schools that will protect their families and children.


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