As BRACED project ends, informal settlements in Portmore will continue to see long-lasting benefits

June 20, 2019

In March 2019 the BRACED project, or Building Resilience and Capacities for Emerging Disasters, led by Habitat for Humanity in Jamaica which sought to increase disaster

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Land Based Financing – Creating value of informal settlements

November 8, 2018

With the aim of promoting sustainable resilience to disasters among urban communities through increased access to secure land tenure, Habitat for Humanity and partners are implementing

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Habitat promotes disaster resilient construction methods in the Caribbean

October 12, 2018

En Español October 13 is International Day for Disaster Reduction, established by the United Nations to promote a global culture of disaster reduction, including

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Hábitat enseña construcción resistente en el Caribe

October 12, 2018

Los tres grandes huracanes de 2017, Harvey, Irma y María, causaron devastación y pérdidas económicas que el Banco Mundial ha estimado entre los USD$500 y 1000

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Reducing Risk to Disasters by Securing Land Tenure: A Case Study in Portmore, Jamaica

October 11, 2017

Since 2015, Habitat for Humanity has been implementing a Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) pilot project called BRACED (Building Resilience and Capacities for Emerging Disasters) in the

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