As a non-profit organization we are always looking for ways to improve our reach and engagements with our donors and website visitors. Many times we just do not have time to focus on some of the time consuming tasks it takes to get noticed on search engines. SEO and especially keyword research are at the top of the list. Finding related content specific to the theme of our non-profit is very ...Continue
Slums of the World getting new housing is not what you think. In our opinion it is not a good thing. Not these houses anyway.
Slums of the World need overhauling. Mankind packed into very bad living conditions is no laughing matter. If you’ve ever been to a slum you will know the smells and sounds are, well obnoxious. Disease is rampant and violence is pervasive Today, one of our partners came ...Continue
Poor People Living in Poverty constantly struggle to maintain a home. We’re not talking about maintaining a home like general repairs; we’re talking about the struggle to simply find an adequate place to stay. Our experiences at Shelter the World has taken us into some distant corners of the globe. At each place we are ...
The global problem with low cost housing persists
Recently we came across an article that exemplifies the notion that we are making headway in the fight to make available low cost housing. The article, published by Nation Media Group in Kenya presented words by the Housing Minister and others regarding low cost housing.
The low cost housing development ...Continue
Why donate money to charity, especially to a housing ministry? Answering the first part of the question is somewhat easier than the second part. The why donate money to charity part of the questions is basic at it’s core: an individual or group hold a belief that they have sufficient, if not abundant resources (usually money) to take care of themselves and believe that a portion of their excess can be applied to a cause or ministry that improves something ...Continue
Land and housing titles.
In the past Haiti has been unable to provide security of Land tenure and housing to its residents.
This is not uncommon in many developing nations but has been one of the most significant barriers to housing stock improvements in Haiti. There is a prevailing thought that the ...Continue
A chance to build Haiti, a beautiful island nation with beautiful houses, homes, hotels and more is squandered.
After the earthquake in Haiti in 2009 (yes its been that long ago) a lot of attention was placed on building construction technology.
Many excellent reports and reviews were compiled that identified why the devastation was so widespread. In a nutshell, the conclusions were pretty ...Continue