safeguarding cultural heritage, social and architectural wooden houses in Cuba

Sauvegarde du Patrimoine Culturel, Social et Architectural des Maisons en Bois de Cuba

Sauvegarde du Patrimoine Culturel, Social et Architectural des Maisons en Bois de Cuba

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Creation of workshops wood and training in the construction
Saturday, 27 November 2010 10:15

Camaha wishes to bring to the local population the necessary training so that they can make and assemble the modules of wooden house, in any autonomy.

The association has already sent on-the-spot materials and launched the first workshops of modules. The labor apprentices are recruited locally in Haiti. They will be paid (according to the international aid program in cash for work) and trained in the building work of wooden houses.

Here are the first images of the workshop and the arrival of materials for the construction project of a hospital:


Contenu de la formation dispensée dans le cadre du projet
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 07:39

Objective: it's a question of building 4 classroom of 50 m² each, aligned, put on blocks concrete. Buildings must be knockdown. Include in the project : a storage of 30 m².

Evolution of the project:

Panels wood for the assembly of the house are ready and protected by tents lent gracefully by Unicef.

Tuesday, 21 September 2010 11:00

Modular concept SOVECO, earthquake-resistant and anticyclonic

Project school, house on only one level, house with two levels


After the naturals disasters which affect the hermana republica of Haiti, Camaha decided to act for the recuperation of state. The association owes soon introduce the installation of 5500 "Soveco" modules, the emergencies constructions, earthquake-resistent and anticyclonic, with the objective to live little by little the population which lost their houses in the earthquake which take a swip the country. Camaha have a multidisciplinary team present at the moment in Haiti and which guarantee the assembly about 20 in 30 installations as well as the transmission of the French know-how. We would like to set up the construction of an orphanage for the unprotected children, and also a school. This last projects will owe be realised with the help of person of good volonty which desire contribute to the reconstruction of the country.

Project of day-nursery in Haiti
Friday, 16 April 2010 17:44

We work closely on the Project Haïti day-nursery of the foundation "Don d'Amour" foundation of home help, for the construction of an anti-cyclonic wooden building and seismic para.

We mobilize at present a machine and a second volunteer who is at present in Pointe à Pitre awaiting the transport towards Port-au-Prince. Another volunteer carpenter is in wait.

The commitment for this project of construction work-school construction wood is really what we know how to make.

We are besides in procedure of registration in the process in Haïti with institutions Haïtienne and Onusienne.