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 […]
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 […]
30th September 2016

IKEA Unveils Solar-Powered Flat Pack Shelters for Easily Deployable Emergency Housing

“IKEA just turned its flat pack sensibilities from the urban apartment to the global village by unveiling a […]
30th September 2016

Opinion: What’s Wrong With Shipping Container Housing? Everything.

“A short list of why shipping containers are not a “solution” for mass housing: Housing is usually not […]
29th September 2016

Hamburg uses shipping containers as homes

“Dust blows across the path as women carry what possessions they have in flimsy blue bin bags. One […]
28th September 2016

Towards A Rationalisation of the Construction of Refugee Camps by James Kennedy

READ THIS interesting and analytical text about refugee camps!
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 […]
28th September 2016

Humanitarian Architecture: 15 stories of architects working after disaster

Do you know THIS BOOK?  “This book documents and analyses the expanding role for architects in designing projects […]
28th September 2016

Architects Without Frontiers: War, Reconstruction and Design Responsibility

Architecture Without Frontiers! Is there anyone who know this BOOK!? Check the Google Books for more!
20th September 2016

UNCHR Innovation – Innovating with and for refugees

UNHCR’s Innovation Unit collaborates with UNHCR Divisions, refugees, academia, and the private sector to creatively address complex refugee challenges. […]
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, […]