Sustainability through modern bamboo construction.
If homes in Caldas are being constructed with asbestos, and susceptible to damage in the event of a mudslide or during periods of
La Niña, for example, when there are unexpected
floods, then the best alternative seems to be bamboo construction. This handbook provides an excellent guide to sustainable bamboo construction:
Another accomplished architect that happens to be a supporter of the bamboo movement hails from Caldas. Born in Caldas,
is now a leading advocate of bamboo construction.