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Hemp helping people around the world

Your membership in HempToday helps to support ground-breaking hemp initiatives around the world. HempToday provides these worthy projects with media, marketing and public relations, and helps to expand their networks of support.

Saving traditional homes with local resources

Cannabric project in Morocco with Monika Brummer

Monika Brümmer Cannabric, a Granada-based hemp construction firm, is working on local economic development while saving traditional farm structures in Morocco’s High Central Rif – using native cannabis materials.

Rebuilding with hemp after the earthquake

Steve Allin and Dhiraj Shah

Steve Allin of the International Hemp Building Association and Dhiraj Shah, SHIV, are using hempcrete to rebuild homes in Nepal after the devastating earthquake in 2014.

Empowering Haitians to rebuild after quake, floods

IHBA project in Haiti

“Mobil Ekol,” a traveling school that promotes hemp farming, processing and home-building in earthquake and flood-ravaged Haiti under direction of Steve Allin of the International Hemp Building Association and Finnish architect Ritva Laurila.

Open source tools in support of local hemp projects

DIY decorticator by Pierre Amadieu

Initiative Chanvre (IC) is a global campaign to develop and promote low-cost business models and tools for local hemp industries, while promoting hemp as one solution to climate change.