Empowering Business Latin America in Guatemala in partnership with International Green Structures (IGS) uses alternative construction system to help solve the housing crisis with an affordable and environmental housing solution. The IGS system consists of a renewable raw material with no carbon footprint. The homes are built with ´4X8´ Compressed Agricultural Fiber Panels (CAF PANELS) and Galvanized Steel Structures over a Concrete Foundation. The alternative construction system is a turnkey solution reducing by over 50% construction time. The panels are used for interior, exterior walls and on the roof. Below are benefits using the IGS alternative construction system for affordable housing for the base of the pyramid and working middle class in emerging markets.