Sustainable, Humanitarian, Architecture & Design for the Earth


SHADE is an umbrella organization of member firms and individuals which transcend geographic borders to plan, design and build safer and more sustainable places in the rapidly urbanizing tropics. 

SHADE Institute is an IRS certified 501(c)3 non-profit, charitable organization.

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Greening the learning
Sustain *renew* make it fresh
New success smiles on
Tamara Moan, poet


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