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Better World Starts at Home

Sub-Saharan Africa is rich in energy resources but lacking in supplies. The IKEA Foundation campaign A Better World Starts at Home supports Habitat's efforts to bring power to more people.

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Malawi struggles with floods

Flooding in Malawi has affected nearly one million people causing them to leave their homes and lose possessions. Emergency shelter and sanitation are in urgent demand.

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Leaving no one behind

Water crisis is felt most acutely by women who are responsible for water collection. Damme lives in Ethiopia and she used to travel more than six hours to fetch water from a nearby region. The water she collected was not even clean.

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Innovating building products

November 05, 2018

ShelterTech Accelerator will support Kenyan start-ups and scale-ups to produce affordable building materials. From November 2018 until May 2019 it will work on improving access to quality housing for low-income households. 

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Third time for three years

August 30, 2018

Wienerberger group, one of the world’s leading producers of construction materials, and Habitat for Humanity are pleased to announce another three-year extension of their partnership.

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