Open Embrace was designed by American design team Lisa Ekle and Keith Greenwald. Building Trust and Habitat for Humanity Cambodia financed and built the project providing a home to a homeless family currently living outside the hospital in Phnom Penh. The house is one of three new prototypes that respond to flooding and give a level of choice and flexibility to local familes and NGO's working in the region. Open Embrace is part of a bigger strategy for sustainable low-cost housing in the region as we continue to work with local partners to create more homes.
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