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Students Rebuild Haiti Construction Update: Reclaimed materials, Bio-Digesters, composting ... @archforhumanity

Students Rebuild Haiti Construction Update: Reclaimed materials, Bio-Digesters, composting ... @archforhumanity

Posted by karl johnson on Aug 18, 2011 Related program: Haiti Rebuilding Center Reclaimed materials, Bio-Digesters, composting toilets, earth block testing...hardly yesteryear's Haiti. The five projects as part of the Students Rebuild -sponsored Haiti School Initiative are all now under construction, and coming into their own. While the formal program for Students Rebuild Haiti wrapped at the start of Summer, their website continues to track progress on its five schools. A synopsis on school construction status follows, with exhaustive coverage of construction and communities available on the Students Rebuild Haiti blog . École La Dignité - The stone walls, which the Dignité students themselves helped supply have risen to their full height and await roof trusses, already assembled and ready on site. École Elie Dubois - Demolition continues on damaged and structurally compr...

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