9th January 2017

Must-Read Stories on Refugees From 2016

“We collected the best stories on refugees from 2016, as selected by refugee and migration experts and the […]
12th December 2016

Refugees and migration – One of the seven key topics for the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

The Finnish exhibition called From Border to Home presented temporary accommodation proposals for just-arrived asylum seekers awaiting a […]
12th December 2016

Story of cities #44: will Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp, really close?

“Kenya’s third biggest city, after Nairobi and Mombasa, is not a city at all but a refugee camp […]
12th December 2016

Refugee tents are a waste of money, says Alejandro Aravena

“The problem with a tent is that when you use it you throw it away, so it’s money […]
12th December 2016

Syrian Artists Build Replicas of Country’s Destroyed Monuments

  “Throughout Syria’s four-year war, many of the country’s ancient monuments and artifacts have been demolished by ISIS […]
5th December 2016

BUILD PROJECT IN CALAIS ‘JUNGLE’ REFUGEE CAMP, JANUARY 2016

Watch the video about the BUILD PROJECT IN CALAIS! “In January 2016, evictions commenced in the Calais ‘Jungle’ […]
5th December 2016

RECIPROBOO SHELTER KIT

“You are a refugee, you’re given a tarpaulin but you need the innovative ReciproBoo Shelter Kit to make […]
5th December 2016

Assembling the side of a self-build refugee shelter construction

VIDEO about self-build refugee shelter construction
5th December 2016

Dan Ellis’s facebook album – Jungle Shelter

“When I first heard about the Calais jungle and all these people living in tents last September, I […]
5th December 2016

Build a playground in Dunkirk, France

Watch the VIDEO ABOUT Playground for refugee children “In most of the refugee camps there is no designated areas […]
5th December 2016

Architecture Sans Frontiers International

“ASF INT was founded as a result of an increased inte rest in social and environmental issues in […]
5th December 2016

Camp Code – How to navigate a refugee settlement

by CLAUDIA MARTINEZ MANSELL “Start with the obvious: not all refugee camps are the same. The experiences of […]
5th December 2016

The Architecture of Displacement /MoMA

The Museum of Modern Art hosted a new show on the global refugee crisis. READ MORE on CITYLAB! […]
5th December 2016

Calais Action

“CALAIS ACTION is a grass roots giving movement, supported by a network of volunteers who aim to provide […]
5th December 2016

Refugees of Future Cities | Surabaya | exhibition | past

“Organised by Orange House Studio, the aim of this exhibition is to discuss problems and possibilities for “urban […]
5th December 2016

Innovation around Emergencies: How we got started

READ ABOUT Emergency Lab on UNHCR’s website BY JOHN WARNES, EMERGENCY LAB TECHNOLOGY OFFICER, FEBRUARY 26, 2016
5th December 2016

Michel Foucault on refugees – a previously untranslated interview from 1979

‘The refugee problem is a foreshadowing of the 21st century’s great migration’ “On the other hand, it is important […]
5th December 2016

2.5 Million Refugees in Turkey: A Few Architectural and Linguistic Considerations

Conversation recorded with Merve Bedir in Ljubljana on February 20, 2016. CLICK HERE TO HEAR THE CONVERSATION >>> […]
5th December 2016

CAMPing in the CITY! in Barcelona

CAMPing in the CITY! For more informations about the workshop in Barcelona CLICK HERE >>>
5th December 2016

CAMPing – Beyond Architecture

CAMPing – Beyond Architecture a project and lecture series by Architecture for Refugees – CHECK ON FACEBOOK >>> […]
5th December 2016

Tirana Architecture Weeks – 2016 september-october

You can find pictures and informations about Tirana Architecture Weeks on TAW FACEBOOK PAGE!  
30th November 2016

Meet the Syrian refugees who do not dream of Europe

Some of those stranded in a Jordanian refugee camp say they would rather wait to return to their […]
30th November 2016

Help Refugees

They can help. We can help. YOU CAN HELP! ABOUT HELP REFUGEES: “We are currently living in a […]
30th November 2016

ICOON for refugees

DO YOU KNOW the ICOON Initiative?  “ICOON for refugees is a free picture dictionary and android app. It […]
30th November 2016

Enzo Mari grants Berlin refugee organisation rights to reproduce his furniture

“Modernist designer Enzo Mari has given Berlin-based CUCULA the rights to redesign and sell his Autoprogettazione furniture to raise funds for its refugee […]
30th November 2016

INTERESTING: inhabitants / 1 architect

The Ratio of Architects to Inhabitants Around the World Read the article on archdaily!  
29th November 2016

Designers in the refugee crisis

Three interesting Opinion about the relation between architecture and refugee crisis. CLICK FOR MORE and read on deezen! […]
29th November 2016

The Olympic Games and Ibrahim

DO YOU REMEMBER? “Carrying the The Olympic Games torch for refugees everywhere. Please watch and share this special […]
29th November 2016

Community kitchen in Idomeni

Do you know the “Borderfree a Association” ? CHECK their Community kitchen tent in Idomeni on FACEBOOK!
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 […]