architecture for refugees

20th October 2016

Planned informality: the need for flexibility and foresight in urban refugee settlements

“Take a flat land in the desert of Jordan near the Syrian border and place thousands of white […]
20th October 2016

Migrationlab presents: Welcome to the living room!

“Welcome to The living room is about transforming urban/public spaces into a public living rooms together with migrants, […]
20th October 2016

Using GIS technology to map shelter allocation in Azraq refugee camp

READ about key management system for shelters in Azraq! Source: BY UNHCR INNOVATION, JANUARY 15, 2015
19th October 2016

Winter is coming: the new crisis for refugees in Europe

“Record numbers of migrants and refugees crossed the Mediterranean to Europe in October – just in time for […]
19th October 2016

250,000 refugees have now fled Burundi

WATCH THE VIDEO ABOUT BURUNDIAN REFUGEES>>>
18th October 2016

Better Shelter Unit (Refugee Housing Unit)

“In the drought-swept expanses of Dollo Ado, Ethiopia, women wrapped in bright scarves lug plastic jerry cans of […]
18th October 2016

From Module to Urban Quarter

Academy for Architectural Culture organized a summer workshop: From Module to Urban Quarter, Case Study Houses for the 21st-Century […]
18th October 2016

Shelter summerization

A do-it-yourself upper canopy + veranda assembly kit to mitigate shelter internal temperature and offer an external protected […]
18th October 2016

Building Support through Shelter

Join the group Building Support through Shelter!  Their goals: “We are hoping to create safe shelters for refugees. […]
18th October 2016

Call for support – Citizen science in a refugee camp

Check the “Citizen science in a refugee camp” – balloon mapping project by Claudia Martinez Mansell! “This project centers […]
14th October 2016

Quik-build refugee ecosystem

CHECK the Quik-build refugee ecosystem project by [architecture and hygiene]
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 […]