We provide shelter worldwide

Indonesia

Customer IKEA Indonesia

Lombok

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Senegal

Customer Access to Water Foundation (A2W)

Kedougou

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Chad

Customer UNHCR

Ngouboua

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Afghanistan

Customer UNHCR

Kabul

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Colombia

Customer UNHCR

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Rwanda

Customer UNHCR

Kigali

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Yemen

Customer UNHCR

Aden

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Burkina Faso

Customer UNHCR

Ougadougou

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Tajikistan

Customer UNHCR

Dushanbe

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Kyrgysztan

Customer UNHCR

Bishkek

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Jordan

Customer UNHCR

Amman

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Ecuador

Customer UNHCR

Quito

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Kazakhstan

Customer UNHCR

Almaty

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Afghanistan entered its 40th year of protracted displacement in 2019. Insecurity, conflict and drought in several parts of the country have forced many people to leave their...

Angola

Dundo

In March 2017, the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) suffered an outbreak of violence,  which forced many people to flee...
“Yes Project” is a project initiated by CodersTrust in partnership with UNDP in which they train slum  residents of low income in computer knowledge so...

Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar

A series of violent crackdowns on the Muslim minority group Rohingya in the Rakhine state in Myanmar in 2017 led hundreds of thousands to flee...

Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar

Almost 700,000 Rohingya refugees fled to Bangladesh in 2017, which now hosts over 900,000 Rohingya refugees, and the settlements in the Cox’s Bazar area are...

Botswana

Kweneng West

Together with Botswana Innovation Hub, Better Shelter has initiated a pilot programme in Botswana. A number of shelters will be evaluated as accommodation for citizens...

Brazil

Boa Vista

More than 4 million people have left the crisis in Venezuela since 2014, with most fleeing to neighbouring countries, including Colombia, Chile, Peru and Brazil....

Burkina Faso

Ougadougou

Sahel is a vast region spanning from west to east Africa over parts of Senegal, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Algeria, Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Sudan and Eritrea. In...

Burundi

Bujumbura

Together with UNHCR, Better Shelter  implemented 480 units in the recently opened Nyankanda refugee settlement in Burundi.  The shelters will be used by refugees from...

Cameroon

Maroua

By the end of 2018, there were over 1 million people of concern in Cameroon, out of which 668,494 were IDPs and 380,329 were refugees...
UNHCR implemented 336 Better Shelter units in the Central African Republic (CAR) in the end of 2018. The shelters are being used  as medical and registration...

Chad

Ngouboua

Chad is host to over 450,000 refugees, most of them arriving from neighbouring countries such as the Central African Republic (CAR) and Nigeria. The Lake region...
After four years of negociations, the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) signed a peace agreement in November 2016. Despite this...
By the end of 2018, over 4.5 million people were displaced within the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the country was host to...
300 Better Shelter units were assembled in Obock in Djibouti in 2015, in a camp that hosted only refugees originating from Yemen. By the end...

Ecuador

Quito

Since 2014, over 4 million Venezuleans have left their country and fled to bordering countries. They are fleeing violence, economic insecurity and lack of basic...

Ethiopia

Dollo Ado

In 2013, the first Better Shelter prototypes were completed and tests in real conditions began. First up was Dollo Ado, a camp for Somalian refugees in...

FYR of Macedonia

Gevgelija and Tabanovce

UNHCR and the Red Cross erected 96 Better Shelters in the FYR of Macedonia. The shelters form transit areas in Gevgelija in the south, near...

Greece

Lesvos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7molPc5q0A   “This shelter feels more like a house than the tent we lived in the first night. It is much bigger. But I hope...

Indonesia

Lombok

In July, August and September 2018, a series of earthquakes and several aftershocks outside the Indonesian island Lombok caused severe damage: some 80% of buildings...

Iraq

Baghdad

The Iraqi philanthropic association, Ahalna Campaign (حملةأهلنا), has placed an order of more than 250 Better Shelter units for its operations in the Baghdad area....

Iraq

Erbil, Sulaymaniyah & Baghdad

We have delivered shelters to Iraqi Kurdistan and to camps in the Baghdad area. These shelters house internally displaced persons from Iraq and refugees from Syria,...

Iraq

SAD and Kirkuk governorates

The humanitarian crisis in Iraq remains one of the largest in the world. The violence perpetrated by the Islamic State (IS) group has forced hundreds...

Iraq

Barzan

Decades of armed conflict in Iraq have exposed its people to horrific acts of violence, and forced millions to flee. Hundreds of thousands of children,...

Italy

Roma, Lecce, Torino, Bresso, Milano, Pavia

The Italian Red Cross installed 230 Better Shelter units in refugee transit centres in five cities across the country: Rome, Settimo Torinese, Lecce and Bresso....

Jordan

Amman

As of June 2019, Jordan was host to 753,376 refugees, out of which 16% are living in three  refugee camps: Azraq, Zaatari and The Emirati Jordanian....
in 2018, 94 532 people were of concern to UNHCR in Kazakhstan, most of them are stateless. The country is host to a small number...

Kyrgysztan

Bishkek

In 2018, Kyrgystan hosted 991 refugees most of whom were from Afghanistan and had fled instability in their home country. The shelter are used as ...
UNHCR Montenegro donated four Better Shelter units to the Ministry of the Interior of Montenegro. The shelters were set up at a reception center in...

Mozambique

Nampula

Better Shelter and  UNHCR Mozambique implemented 48 units in Maratane refugee settlement in Nampula, in the north. The shelters currently serve 3 different purposes: to...

Nepal

Gorkha District

On 25 April, several districts of Nepal were struck by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake, followed by numerous after shocks, killing over 8000 people and destroying...

Niger

Diffa Region

In the Diffa region, UNHCR has been providing emergency shelter assistance to vulnerable refugees and displaced persons since 2013 when the first refugees crossed the border...

Peru

Cura Mori

Eight shelters were installed in the area of Cura Mori across six camps, which together host approximately 8,000 people. The shelters served as dining halls for 200 children. “At...

Rwanda

Kigali

In 2018, Rwanda hosted over 140,000 refugees out of which almost half of them were arriving from DRC and the other half from Burundi. By...

Senegal

Saint-Louis

This operation enabled UNOPS to provide more than 150 temporary shelters to Saint-Louis residents affected severe coastal erosion. The objective of UNOPS’ intervention is to...

Senegal

Kedougou

The Access to Water foundation (A2W) was founded with a grant from the company Swiss Fresh Water in 2012, with an aim to provide safe drinking water in...
UNHCR provided 200 Better Shelter units for refugees in Serbia, most of them had arrived from Syria and were in transit during their journey to...

South Sudan

Wau Shilluk

In February 2016, MSF implemented 18 Better Shelter units to their humanitarian operations in Wau Shilluk, Upper Nile State, South Sudan. While it had recently...

Tajikistan

Dushanbe

In 2018, Tajikistan was host to 3,500 people of concern, nearly all of them arriving from Afghanistan. Where we work

Tanzania

Nyarugusu & Kigoma

Tanzania is currently host to 325,291 refugees. Over 250,000 of them are from Burundi and are faced with a humanitarian crisis marked by economic decline, extreme...

Uganda

Kyaka II Refugee Settlement

The Kyaka II Refugee Settlement, a refugee camp in Kyegegwa District in western Uganda, was established in 2005 to receive the remaining population of the Kyaka I...

Uganda

Bidi Bidi

PCPM Foundation set out to improve the medical facilities and the services provided, by donating 100 Better Shelter units to UNHCR and implementing them on...

Yemen

Aden

Yemen, one of the poorest countries in the Middle East, currently experiences the largest humanitarian crisis in the world. Violence, lack of food, lack of basic...

Zambia

Mantapala

By February 2019, Zambia hosted over 78,000 refugees, most of them arriving from DRC after fleeing persitent violence and armed conflicts in their home country....