SMARTER FINANCE FOR FAMILIES
The SMARTER Finance for Families initiative knows that keeping your home healthy, comfortable and affordable is key to living well. SMARTER project key objective is to secure two partners – a financial partner and a residential developer to design and launch a co-branded discounted green mortgage product for the acquisition of new build properties. Additionaly, using the results, lessons learned, and strong collaborative relationships of ongoing and prior green finance projects, SMARTER Finance for Families offers its know-how to support identification of individual solutions for using green finance innovation to improve the health and comfort, financial stability, and energy performance of very low-income households.
PEOPLE IN NEED
We provide humanitarian aid in critical regions around the world in response to a real need, in the spirit of the Code of Conduct for the International Red Cross. We help people overcome disaster and support them in the time of recovery so that they can get back on their feet.
Habitat for Humanity International/EMEA
Driven by the vision that everyone deserves a decent place to live, Habitat for Humanity International is an international NGO that helps individuals and families achieve the strength, stability and self-reliance through decent and affordable shelter. Habitat for Humanity EMEA has programs and offices in 10 EU member states and 6 countries in Energy Community countries outside the EU. In partnership with USAID Habitat has been working on scaling up financing for the renovation of privately-owned multi-apartment buildings to increase energy efficiency of these buildings and to alleviate energy poverty of low income homeowners in Central and Eastern Europe.