Archive for the ‘Charrette’ Category

New Article on Rebuilding Alliance’s charrette by Steve Coyle

As a followup to the Rebuilding Alliance very successful charrette that occurred during the summer of 2010, Steve Coyle published an article about his experience coordinating the charrette. The outcome of the charrette provided the plans for the homes we are building in Rebuilding to Remain. Steve

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Charrette Project

Charrette Project

Hello Everyone, Due to your wonderful support, we successfully launched our program, Rebuild to Remain! Before I say anything else, I want to thank you again for your donation — that made this program possible. I am writing to you as founding donors to convey both good

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Rebuilding to Remain نبني لنبقى Chapter 7 October 17, 2011

Rebuilding to Remain نبني لنبقى Chapter 7 October 17, 2011

Families from Al Aqaba Village ask your help to build colorful, eco-friendly homes on the land they own. 97% of this Palestinian West Bank Village is under demolition order by the Israeli Army. Families want to build their homes because otherwise their village will cease to exist.

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Al Jazeera Report on Aqaba

Launched the village of Aqaba in the Jordan Valley north of the Palestinian West Bank, in an unprecedented challenge to the Israeli occupation, a plan to build dozens of residential units to house more than 700 people were displaced by the occupation to assert its control over

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Press Release

Contact:  Donna Baranski-Walker Phone:  970 56 803 8459 Email:  dbw@RebuildingAlliance.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DEFYING DEMOLITION ORDERS, PALESTINIAN VILLAGE TO BUILD ‘HOMES WITH DIGNITY’ American NGO Rebuilding Alliance Opens Donation and Investment Funds Ramallah, West Bank, Palestinian Territories – August 18, 2011  The Palestinian Village of Al Aqaba

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Al Aqaba, Chapter 6 Video August 18, 2011

Al Aqaba, Chapter 6 Video August 18, 2011

As planning moves forward we reach a critical point in the process, obtaining building permits for the homes. Architects, engineers, filmmakers, village council and villagers start working together on the design and building of three homes for three returning families to the village of Al Aqaba “where

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Press Release: JORDAN VALLEY VILLAGE OF AL AQABA DARES TO ENVISION BETTER FUTURE

Al Aqaba, West Bank, Palestinian Territories – August 8, 2011 Tomorrow the hopes of an entire village will merge with the inspiration of art as young and old participate in a “Community Art Charrette,” a 2-day workshop to hold on to what they love most about their peaceful village and to dream of what a good future will be.

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Al Aqaba, Chapter 5 Video July 28, 2011

Al Aqaba, Chapter 5 Video July 28, 2011

The final designs are presented and we all reach a consensus on the plans. Architects, engineers, filmmakers, village council and villagers start working together on the design and building of three homes for three returning families to the village of Al Aqaba “where the people don’t control

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Al Aqaba, Chapter 4 Video July 27, 2011

Al Aqaba, Chapter 4 Video July 27, 2011

Architects, engineers, filmmakers, village council and villagers start working together on the design and building of three homes for three returning families to the village of Al Aqaba “where the people don’t control their destiny on land they own and face the risk of demolition orders”. Welcome

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Al Aqaba, Chapter 3 Video July 26, 2011

Al Aqaba, Chapter 3 Video July 26, 2011

Profiles of the displaced families hoping to build new homes in Al Aqaba. Architects, engineers, filmmakers, village council and villagers start working together on the design and building of three homes for three returning families to the village of Al Aqaba “where the people don’t control their

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