'Safer than burning' means waste is diverted and beautiful products produced.
Environmental and human health need not be compromised. 'Safer than burning' waste planning via mapping and education.
A new low cost communiy health center has been contructed in Vihiga County, Kenya. SCD Hub is helping to plan for an inclusive future proof waste stream management related to the facility's medical waste incineration requirements.
2020-21 scholastic collaboration with Purdue U has focused on a guide for how community projects can interface with carbon trading. Their advisory document will be published here soon.
Our forum is now active.
The forum can be used for planning, research, user profiles, blogging, and chat.here
ANC Denver assits newly arriving immigrant families by providing a laser printer, modern laptop, software and training support. Cost per system is $225
To better understand the extent of the solid waste management problem in East Africa, SCD Hub works directly with Reuben Kipchirchir to map open burn areas in and around Machakos County, to create entry points to circular economies via composting, plastic diversion, youth trainings, and upcycled product creation.
Development of a carbon trading support model for Mamawatoto Eco Schoool to recongnize leadership in composting, plastic burn abatement, tree planting, cover cropping, and support for young eco-pioneers. Collectable, eco friendly NFTs are available to compensate contributors & help the MMWTT project.
SCD Hub participates in a waste management planning group with EPICS program for Khartoum, Sudan. Options and examples of how inclusive waste stream management is possible with lessons learned from community work in Kenya and Colorado, USA
Of course, we believe in working on problems of waste management our USA community of Nederland Colorado as well! We are working toward a siting and business mentoring soltion for NedCompost's two Earthtub composters. Diverting organic matter reduces climate effects from methane emissions & makes a healthy sellable soil amendment.
"SCD Clinics" support community know-how bridgebuilding partnerships.
In communities lacking proper sanitation, often young girls often choose to quit attending school when menstration starts.
Getting clean water, quality food and reliable sanitation.
Understanding context is critical, and the key to successful long term outcomes.
Donations help Masaii biogas project to develop.
Meeting to plan short, medium, and long term goals can help ensure that funding & infrastructure improvements are the appropriate ones.
“In the instinct to schedule meetings, it appears that we often neglect to give participants a chance to prepare and form their thoughts.” - Anne Quito Fall 2021 Peach Engineering Student Collaboration Project Title: SCD Hub Sustainable Solutions Database Brief Project Description: This project has three areas of effort: 1) Content curation: Students will gather and develop videos and
In support of planning document preparation, community meeting facilitation, technology education. SCD Hub works to foster long lasting cultural bridges for peacel, and humanitarian relief. The data we share here is part of the public domain and is curated to be the most useful and relevant to the project contexts that we are able to review via social media, academic, professional, and .gov public
Boiling water is effective to purify it by killing bacteria, pathogens, and organic impurities but does not remove chemicals like chlorine, fluorine, iron, magnesium, and lead. - https://hometuff.com/water/does-boiling-water-purify-it-kill-bacteria-chemicals/ Boiling can be used as a pathogen reduction method that should kill all pathogens. Water should be brought to a rolling boil for 1 minute. A
Board of Directors Advisors to the Board Greg Willson Director, Nederland, Colorado Greg enjoys digging for good projects, metaphors ( as with society ), are layered in this way. Examples of clear context are never the ‘magical solution’. Research outcomes in community. Facilitate partnerships and support the growth of new hands willing to create learning opportunties. Peace Engin
Sustainable Community Development Hub is a registered 501c3 not for profit foundation in the USA and the state of Colorado. Our work involves researching factors which contribte to successes and failures of sustainable community development practices. We partner with organizations and individuals who are motivated to take action on climate, urban migration, desertification, ocean health, and defor
To serve as a hub for sustainable community development (SCD) in order to provide trustworthy development & training tools to facilitate project planning, design & execution. Our current work emphasizes the life cycle of water. SCD Hub serves as a library of content (e.g. video, graphics, literature) related to water resources. Our aim in curating content is to clearly assess what approach
In support of planning document preparation, community meeting facilitation, technology education.
Indigenous water rights align with social response to climate imperative Dakota Access Pipleine and other Water Protectors of North America ‘mini wachoni’ - water is life, in the Lakota language. Native tribes in the US and Canada struggle against pipeline projects with concern for future access to clean water. - Standing Rock, North Dakota - ( historically largest inter-tribal gatheri
SCD Hub is a not or profit organization supports small community resource projects designed to promote peace and cultural bridge building, eco awareness, and the emergence of new green economy businesses. SCD Hub is in a position to host workshops aimed at accomplishing goals of partner organizations's core missions of developing stronger paths to community self reliance, artistic expression, team
SCD Hub is a member supported community service organization To serve the communities SCD Hub already works in better, and to continue to expand support for well informed decision making in everything from personal health to household sustainability projects to community infrastructure projects, we request that our friends, collaborators and partner organizations become SCD Hub members. Thank you
##Get Involved! We are a new organization and we invite you to please engage us online in our social media, and at events, to share what kind of technologies you have been interested in, and we can do a clinic on that subject, to help connect the technology to ways it can be used at the practical, local scale. When seeking appropriate technology solutions, simple, repairable, locally sourced and m
DONATIONS SUPPORT OUR WORK! thank you! SCD Hub is a not for profit organization that supports sustainable community resource projects designed to promote We aim to develop peace and cultural bridge building eco awareness new green economy service providers more inclusive planning processes efficient use of limited resources We are updating our donate page. April 26 2020 You can send a ta