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We are
Building Trust


Building Trust International is a charity that provides architectural assistance to communities, charities and individuals in need. We believe in good design for all. Design at its core is about developing skills for problem solving and creating better solutions. Our mission is to use design to make a positive impact on the world.

Our Team.

We're International - Our network is global, we support projects in all regions by connecting needs with local support.
We're Local - With 27 country stations there has never been a better time to connect with others in your network.
We're Building Trust - with every project we support.

A team of international volunteer engineers, designers, architects, accountants, landscape architects and more make up our enthusiastic, hardworking team. Local knowledge is key to finding sustainable local solutions, we hope to continue to build upon these relationships as we grow and deliver more projects. Creating a stronger network of like- minded caring professionals and students that can learn from one another and share resources.

At our heart Building Trust is about people and we would not be able to carry out our work without the time, dedication (hard work and perspiration) of our volunteers, interns and in country staff members.

Join us today, get in touch to see how you can be part of the solution.

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We are the first choice for design, architecture and construction support, offering advice for charities and communities in need around the world.

Together we can:

  • Design better buildings

  • Engineer creative solutions

  • Create inspirational briefs

  • Look for sustainable solutions

  • Provide resources and training

  • Collaborate and knowledge share

  • Educate in construction methods and sustainable design principles


Working With the Best

We work alongside a range of organisations from small communities to large multinational NGOs, such as Free the Bears, WCS, UNICEF, UNDP World Vision, Skateistan, Kanallan and The Red Cross. With all our collaborative projects we bring value and improve social, environmental and economic impact.


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