Nature Power Foundation and Habitat for Humanity Dominican Republic join forces to build sustainable houses
The alliance of these institutions will provide people living in vulnerable and poor conditions worthy houses illuminated with photovoltaic energy
Santo Domingo – The organizations Nature Power Foudation and Habitat for Humanity Dominican Republic signed a collaboration agreement to implement development projects and technical assistance for the benefit of vulnerable communities and families and in need of decent and safe housing solutions, prioritizing access to energy and water through solar solutions.
With this agreement, both organizations seek to build sustainable homes that protect the environment to promote the use of clean energy that contributes to reducing the negative impact of climatic shocks, supporting low-income families so that they can develop and progress comprehensively and sustainably, so that they become agents of their own changes and that of their communities.
This action complies with Sustainable Development Goal 17, Partnerships to Achieve Goals, established by the United Nations in favor of countries that require development assistance.
Before signing the agreement, Laura Rojas, executive director of the Nature Power Foundation expressed her satisfaction with this alliance:
“We are happy to bring comprehensive solutions to people living in vulnerable conditions and help them improve their living conditions through solutions sustainable houses that will have permanent light produced by the sun”.
Cesarina Fabián, National Director of Habitat for Humanity RD expressed the following:
“We unite the strengths of each of our institutions so that communities can benefit and enjoy decent and safe housing, working shoulder to shoulder and hand in hand to achieve a world where everyone has a decent place to live”.
About Habitat for Humanity Dominican Republic
Habitat for Humanity Dominican Republic is an international non-profit organization that seeks to improve the living conditions of low-income families through access to decent housing and programs focused on minimizing risk and increasing disaster response.
With the vision of, a world where everyone has a decent place to live, families are empowered to create strength, stability and self-sufficiency through a home. To date, the institution has carried out more than 27,000 housing solutions and impacted around 135,000 people.
Dominican Habitat contributes to the country in improving the living conditions of the families that are part of the qualitative and quantitative housing deficit. This is achieved through the development of programs that facilitate access to micro-housing finance for low-income families with technical assistance in construction, and creating financial education programs that support and contribute to reducing the deficit. we empower with housing.
About Nature Power Foundation
It is a Dominican non-profit organization founded in 2017 as a social innovation that seeks to improve living conditions and contribute to the sustainable development of vulnerable communities in the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean, facilitating access to basic energy services. and drinking water through alternative sources that protect the environment. Its founder, Ing. Laura Rojas, together with the sum of the efforts and experiences of high-level professionals, work to contribute to the achievement of the commitments assumed by the Countries in the 2030 agenda and their Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Comunicaciones Nature Power Foundation: 809 770-2477 | Social media: @NaturePowerDR
Comunicaciones Hábitat Dominicana: 809 547-2091 | Social media: @HabitatDominicana