Haiti Progress - April 2012

Haiti Progress - April 2012

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Apr 26, 2012
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Site plan for new project, College Coeur Immacule de Mairie (CIM)

Greetings -

The first of several new projects, the CIM school in downtown Port-au-Prince, launched into design this week. Meanwhile, there's some encouraging news for meeting critical sanitation needs in the country - see below.


Collège Coeur Immacule do Marie - a new school for 2013 and beyond
Haiti Schools Update - April - brought to you by Students Rebuild
Feature: Anything but "Waste" - working through a new sanitation paradigm

Comings & Goings

Welcome Christian Beaulieu, the latest member of team Haiti. Christian had been volunteering with us at the Rebuilding Center and we're delighted he is now working with us and focusing on Urban Design for the Villa Rosa project.

Very fond farewells to design fellows Lisa Smyth and Gerry Reilly who, after 18 months at the Rebuilding Center, are taking the next step in their illustrious careers. Cheers you two - don't be strangers!

Design Opportunities & Program Needs

Directuer, Planification et conception - Development Director - Construction Manager - Structural Engineer - Haiti Volunteer

Haiti Meet n Greet - Friday, April 27, 5:30 - 7:30
Professor Alex Duquella presents the recent project École Profesionnelle de Jérémie. Mr. Duquella is an architect, researcher and founding member of l'Unité de Recherche en Architecture et en Urbanisme (URAU) and the Club Patrimoine.
Contact rolandeaugustin@architectureforhumanity.org for more details.

Project Status Report - 20 April 2012

Haiti School Initiative

Institut Foyer du Savoir - On Hold @ Ph.1 CA 24%
École Baptiste Bon Berger, Pele - Ph.1 CA 20%
École Elie Dubois - Ph.1 CA 65% - Ph.2 CD 80%
Academie Timoun (BAR Architects) - CA
Civic Art for Schools - Artwork under construction
CIM School - Entering Schematic Design

Haiti Design Consultancy
Santo Community Development Plan - Ph.4 CD
Villa Rosa
- Ph.2 100% - Ph.3 25%
Mme Joa Clinic - CA 90%
Turbe Clinic - CA 100%
Rural Mapping Initiative - CD 85%

CA Construction Administration; CD Construction Documents; DD Design Development; SD Schematic Design; PD Pre-Design - About the Phases