Commitment to Action

Haiti Mason Training in Earthquake Resistant Building

Commitment by

Appropriate Infrastructure Development Group (Aidg)

In 2010, Appropriate Infrastructure Development Group (AIDG) committed to training 10,000 masons, construction workers, and block workers in basic confined masonry and earthquake-resistant housing techniques over a 24-month period. This training will result in improved employment opportunities and income for these workers, as well as safer and more resilient housing and buildings in the areas in which they work.

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Commitment

Haiti Mason Training in Earthquake Resistant Building

Launched

2010

Est. Duration

3 Years

Estimated Total Value

$587,000

Region

Latin America & Caribbean

Countries

HAITI

Commitment by

Appropriate Infrastructure Development Group (Aidg)

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

KPFF Consulting Engineers