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, […]
12th October 2016

Open Class – Nabeel Hamdi – Master International Cooperation

Professor Nabeel Hamdi teaching at Master International Cooperation: Sustainable Emergency Architecture (official) WATCH THE VIDEO >>>
6th October 2016

PLACES FOR PEOPLE / Orte für Menschen

“Due to the refugee crisis, this contribution to the 2016 Architecture Biennale is not limited to the pavilion […]
6th October 2016

Architecture that Matters – Tirana Architecture Weeks

TAW 2016 will become a platform for imagining the role of architecture in the upcoming Europe. Learn more. […]
6th October 2016

Future Architecture Matchmaking Conference, Ljubljana 2016

Following the Future Architecture platform’s call for ideas that generated a full 291 ideas by 524 authors from […]
5th October 2016

Home Not Shelter!

Home not Shelter! is a project about home-soultions for refugees and students. ( in German language)  
20th September 2016

CAMPing in Zürich

The Architecture for Refugees’ upcoming presentation is going to be in Zürich! 29 October, 2016. 19.00 – EXIL […]
20th September 2016

CAMPing in TIRANA

The Architecture for Refugees’ upcoming workshop is going to be in Tirana during the Tirana Architecture Week! 3-9 […]
24th August 2016

A side note on the refugee crisis – A menekültügy margójára 2. rész – a FUGA-ban

“We had the possibility to organise an exhibition dealing with the current refugee crisis in Hungary. We tried […]
19th August 2016

How to turn refugee shelters into thriving environments

EVENT on the 20th of August in Venice! Go for it! The event’s Facebook EVENT!
11th August 2016

CAMPing on the SZIGET!

The Architecture for Refugees’ “CAMPing – Beyond Architecture” lecture and workshop series go to the Sziget Fesztivál in […]
31st July 2016

CAMPing – Beyond Architecture

The CAMPing – Beyond Architecture is a lecture and workshop series organised by the Architecture for Refugees. You can […]