architecture for refugees

20th September 2016

Lord Rogers: Help for refugees is a mark of our civilisation

We must support those facing this crisis, says the award-winning architect whose family fled fascist Italy in 1939 […]
14th September 2016

Good Chance Theatre Dome

Good Chance builds temporary theatres of hope. Get to know more about Good Chance Theatre on it’s twitter […]
12th September 2016

Humanitarian architects work from the ground up

“There is a much wider role for architects and architecture than I had been led to believe both […]
11th September 2016

In Italy, a struggling town looks to refugees for revival

“In Italy, the job of settling and integrating asylum seekers belongs to local governments. Mayors across the impoverished […]
22nd August 2016

How to Build a Perfect Refugee Camp

“From the outside, the temporary shelter for Syrian civilians in Kilis, Turkey, doesn’t look like an inviting place […]
19th August 2016

Beyond the Tent: Why Refugee Camps Need Architects (Now More than Ever)

“In 2013 alone some 1 million people have poured out of Syria to escape a civil conflict that has been raging for […]
19th August 2016

EKO project

“Eko is up and running once more, from 8:00-20:00 there is a space where the community can come […]
16th August 2016

Refugee Republic – interactive map of the refugee camp in Domiz

Check the Refugee Republic and its interactive map about the Domiz refugee camp. You can find the Refugee […]
11th August 2016

“Jungle books” English lesson

Please check this report – diary by our friend from the MapFugees team! Educational spaces and people! “Funny atmosphere and […]
12th June 2016


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

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

ICOON for refugees

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

Community kitchen in Idomeni

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