About Us

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Architecture for Humanity is a nonprofit organization created by professionals who provide  design services where they are needed most. AfH relies on innovation, sustainability and collaboration to provide architectural and design solutions to global, social and humanitarian crises around the world.

Over 80 local chapters in 25 countries have been established since the organization was founded in 1999. The Architecture for Humanity head-office is currently based out of San Francisco, USA.

We Architecture for Humanity Bogotá, D.C. are the local chapter. Located in the heart of  Colombia we provide assistance to specific issues of the city and the country, as well as contribution to international aid. As a chapter our values are based on maintainable and sustainable architectural solutions, and social advocacy promotion through our programs and projects where three primary lines of work are reflected: architecture, social and cultural development.