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.
October 4, 2021
Build Change releases its flagship publication, The Build Change Guide to Resilient Housing: An Essential Handbook for Governments and Practitioners, which consolidates Build Change’s experience developing home improvement programs in 24 countries since 2004.
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
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.
January 26, 2021
Build Change joins 50+ other resilience groups in recommending pathways for US communities to become more resilient.