29th November 2016

Temporary housing for refugees – “Asylunterkunft TWS Zihlacker” in Zürich

Our AfR CH team visited the “TWS Zihlacker” housing units for asylum seekers – refugees in Zürich. For […]
29th November 2016

Temporary housing for refugees “Asylunterkunft TWS Leutschenbach” in Zürich

Our AfR CH team visited the “TWS Leutschenbach” housing units for asylum seekers – refugees in Zürich. For […]
29th November 2016

Messehalle 9 – “housing” for asylum seekers – refugees in Zürich

Our AfR CH team visited a housing development for refugees in Zürich. Next to these units there are […]
29th November 2016

Map of “housing” + units for refugees and asylum seekers in Switzerland – IN PROGRESS

Our team in Switzerland maps all the refugee “housing” + units to show how many centres and projects […]
29th November 2016

Housing for asylum seekers – Basislager, Zürich

Our AfR CH team visited a housing development for refugees in Zürich. Next to these units there are […]
24th November 2016

Challenging Practice

CHECK ASF’s Challenging Practice Programs “Challenging Practice is an independent-learning programme that seeks to enable built environment professionals […]
8th November 2016

3 ways refugee innovation is being supported in Uganda

“This is an excerpt from the Humanitarian Innovation Project’s recently released report: Refugee Innovation: Humanitarian innovation that starts with […]
1st November 2016

GRANDE-SYNTHE: The humanitarian camp that France didn’t want

Read stories about Grande-Synthe camp HERE>>>
19th October 2016

250,000 refugees have now fled Burundi

WATCH THE VIDEO ABOUT BURUNDIAN REFUGEES>>>
14th October 2016

Refugee Children in Crisis

“They need to be children, they need to get their life back.” Aid agencies say children are the […]
11th October 2016

A family starting a new life far from their home

Lidiia Havrylivna Pisahovych celebrated her 93 birthday in March 2016. But it is the second year in a […]
3rd October 2016

Open Letter from Architecture for Refugees: Save The Jungle Refugee Camp!

Authors: Nasr Chamma and Bence Komlosi “They left their country for a few weeks, months or years, driven […]
30th September 2016

Refugee camps are “the cities of tomorrow”, says humanitarian-aid expert

Governments should stop thinking about refugee camps as temporary places, says Kilian Kleinschmidt, one of the world’s leading […]
28th September 2016

Alternative Handbook for Refugee Camp Design: A LANDSCAPE FRAMEWORK

“An Alternative Handbook for Refugee Camp Design responds to increases in both the number of refugees worldwide and […]
26th September 2016

Self Build Design by Lucas

Here’s a beautiful illustration made by Lucas, one of ‘Building in Calais jungle‘ amazing volunteers, to demonstrate how to […]
20th September 2016

Flüchtlingskrise? Wohnungsfrage! Warum 2016 das Jahr der Architekten werden könnte – Refugee crisis? Home solution!

“Nachdem Sophie Wolfrum, Manuel Herz und besonders Arno Brandlhuber die wahren Ursachen Deutscher Wohnungsnot nicht in der Flüchtlingskrise, […]
10th October 2016

The Lotus Flower – Don’t Bulldoze the Calais Jungle

Jungle refugee camp in Calais is still really important! On februar 2016, a huge portion of the Jungle […]
5th October 2016

Why the refugee crisis calls for imaginative urban planning

“Not only politicians are looking for solutions to ease the refugee crisis. Architects are also devising ways to […]
3rd October 2016

Open Letter from Architecture for Refugees: Save The Jungle Refugee Camp!

Authors: Nasr Chamma and Bence Komlosi “They left their country for a few weeks, months or years, driven […]
28th September 2016

Action from Switzerland

Containers at the “Kioski” Is this architecture!? We believe that it is! There are containers, indoor-outdoor spaces, privacy […]
26th September 2016

PUBLICITY – POSTER

Dear All! We would like to ask everyone to share our goals! Please feel free to share this […]
12th September 2016

Building Shelters in Calais

Lucas Facer built shelters in Calais Camp from donations. Read more about his story and donate HERE
22nd August 2016

School in Alexandreia – Call for DONATION

“The longer we’ve been in Alexandreia, the more things we’ve done – the free shop, the clothes boutique, […]
19th August 2016

Help Rebuild Eko

“A couple of months ago, Eko Station, a makeshift refugee camp in Northern Greece was evacuated and all […]
13th August 2016

Northern Lights Aids – CALL FOR DONATION

“We believe in giving people the tools to improve their situation. For the last week we have been […]
29th July 2016

Jungle Canopy – Call for Support

The Jungle Canopy manages caravans – homes for refugees – in Calais! Support this organisation! Sharing is caring! The FB […]
12th June 2016

ON!

The Architecture for Refugees – open source online platform is ON! Welcome to our open source online platform! We are […]