The construction of a new home for me and my family began in Ecoescuela El Manzano, September 28th we embarked on the adventure of eco-construction and bio-auto opening a door to the world of creating with his hands and effort, the physical structures we see. All learning in action, day by day we are improving and refining our knowledge. Concern prompts us to learn what we need, the effort is maintained by the reward of seeing the work progress, and the mood is maintained by the teamwork that is essential.
is overwhelmed to announce the receipt of US$5000 for the
reconstruction of homes in the village of El Manzano. The Artists Project for Earth has made this
donation for developing earthquake-proof housing that can be replicated
throughout the affected regions of Chile, and will promote a change in
policy and practice for earthquake reconstruction through local and
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