Program in Environmental Design

University of Colorado Boulder

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development recognizes NASHI in Sustainable Construction in Indian Cuuntry

February 13, 2014

"A University of Colorado Boulder (CU) service-learning program, funded by HUD's Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), is bringing stakeholders and students together to offer the Oglala Lakota Nation viable models of sustainable, energy-efficient housing. The Oglala Lakota of the Pine Ridge Indian reservation in South Dakota face some daunting odds. Located in the second poorest per capita county in the United States, the Pine Ridge reservation is also one of the largest reservations at 2.1 million acres."

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