University Economic Development Association


Hau’ula Community Resilience Model Village

Award Category: Innovation
Project Site: Hau'ula Community Resilience Model Village
Submitted By: University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, Pacific Business Center Program
Contact: Failautusi Avegalio, Director, 808.956.6286


The Hau’ula Community Resilience Model Village is a modular, scalable model that employs waste conversion in a unique process to produce high income commercial carbon, soil amendments for agriculture and food production, fuel, atmospherically harvested water and carbon credits. It is designed for island communities and integrated in their current economic development picture especially in the event of disaster.