global plastic waste
access to affordable housing units
GHana produces 3000 tons Plastic waste/day
<2% is recycled.
About 23 % of that flows into the ocean.
1.8 Mio. Housing units are
MIssing. A Rapid population growth increases the need for fast built and affordable solutions
OGH x SDGS
what are we doing
We are currently building up a value chain that will enable us to do the following in the future:
1) production of building blocks from recycled plastic waste
in Ghana with primarily local plastic waste.
2.) Building Tiny Houses with the building blocks from recycled plastic waste.
3) Advice to Tiny House owners regarding efficient furnishing of Tiny Houses.
It has proven to be a considerable challenge to sell house units directly to the people who need them most. This is mainly due to the fact that a large part of the population is educated in the informal sector. High interest rates and lack of creditworthiness are a major issue. For this reason, we focus on clients who act as intermediaries by either subsidising the costs or guaranteeing payment. Therefore, our clients mainly consist of :