Lifeshelter

Shelter solutions for refugees

Lifeshelter is an award-winning and sustainable solution, which serves as an alternative to the common tents you will find in eg. refugee camps.

The project is an initiative to develop a better alternative to the typically used refugee tent, which will be able compete on price and production capacity, in the establishment of grand refugee camps within the 6 months defined as the “Emergency” phase.

In its design, the solution will be based on EverShelter’s unique design system. It builds on the experience, that a series of similarly curved insulation panels can form a strong, self-supporting construction.

Life shelters are partially produced by local Africans. It creates jobs in the local area and at the same time, makes the product financially accessible.

 

Partners

Evershelter

Technical University of Denmark

Danish Refugee Counsil

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